The Police & The KKK

Image of police office in tactical gear. There is a documented history of links between law enforcement & white supremacist organizations, something that should concern anyone who wants to prevent acts of terrorism on American soil.

Are police officers racist? This is an essential question that confronted me as I began to do research for an upcoming podcast recording. (I am guest hosting a couple episodes of “The debate,” a new show from Newsweek that hopes to demonstrate that civil discourse is possible, even between people who strongly disagree.)