Age of Awareness
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Age of Awareness

What’s the point of knowing your Rights if Police don’t respect them?

Photo by Alex Young on Unsplash

My job decided to hire two white women from an external similar organization to come do a “Know Your Rights” training with the Direct Service Team. The idea was that if we knew our hypothetical rights, we would be able to pass the information along to our clients, who needed the knowledge a lot more than we did, being young, black, male and marginalized.

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