13/13 Seminar Series

3/13 | ABOLISH THE POLICE

Thursday, October 29, 2020  6:15pm Virtual Event from 6:15pm - 8:45pm EDT

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Free and open to the public

Registration required

Sponsors

Columbia Center for Contemporary Critical Thought

The Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities

This seminar will explore the current movement to abolish the police and the relationship between abolition and #defunding the police.

Amna Akbar, Mariame KabaJosmar TrujilloAlex Vitale, and Bernard E. Harcourt read and discuss The End of Policing by Alex Vitale, “Yes, We Mean Literally Abolish the Police. Because reform won’t happen.” by Mariame Kaba, and “An Abolitionist Horizon for Police (Reform)” by Amna Akbar.

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