Private Thoughts with Lara Kiswani on The Mentality of Militarization

Private Thoughts with Lara Kiswani on The Mentality of Militarization

Private Thoughts sat down with Lara Kiswani at Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC).  She discusses the shift in attitude and approach to policing after 9/11 and the mentality of arming the police for public safety. She discusses Urban Shield, a swat training and weapons expo in Alameda County, and how it connects the dots between state violence, surveillance, and militarization of the police.

To find out more about the AROC does check out the website.

To find out more about Urban Shield  and Stop Urban Shield.

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