If There is Only One Thing You Watch Today, Make it This Al-Jazeera Report on the Drug War in BaltimoreWednesday, August 22nd, 2012
The election of the first black US president offered hope to millions of African Americans across the country. But have four years of an Obama presidency seen positive change for black communities in the US’ inner cities? Fault Lines’ Sebastian Walker spends time with those on the front lines of the failed drug war to understand some fundamental dynamics of race, poverty, incarceration and economic truths in the US in an election year.
Hat Tip: Tom Angell, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition