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With Lots of People, There’s a Lot of Power

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Hosted By: James Keys & Tunde Ogunlana

Americans coming together in such large numbers is a reassertion of the ultimate power of the people, so James Keys, Tunde Ogunlana, and Carlton Washington discuss what change is being sought, and what change should be sought, by the people (01:34), the defund the police theme that has picked up steam in recent weeks (12:15), how some public figures and institutions have publicly (and apparently genuinely) changed their tune on the urgency of fighting for justice and equality (30:26), and what appears to be a massive turn away from divisiveness and towards coming together to address societal issues (43:20).

SHOW NOTES

WaPo: LeBron James draws scrutiny for comments critical of Daryl Morey’s Hong Kong tweet.
ESPN: LeBron James: Daryl Morey was ‘misinformed’ before sending tweet about China and Hong Kong.
VOX: The raging controversy over the NBA, China, and the Hong Kong protests, explained.
BBC: Daryl Morey backtracks after Hong Kong tweet causes Chinese backlash. 


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