In this episode, Georgia and Anthony tackle a whirlwind week with the trial turning towards closing arguments and another death at the hand of police with the murder of Daunte Wright.
Anthony and Georgia take some time to reflect on the first two weeks of the trial. They’re joined by Counter Stories co-hosts Don Eubanks and Hlee Lee.
This week, we recap the first week of the trial and check-in with Mrs. Georgia and Lawyer and Activist Nekima Levy Armstrong on how they are staying strong and grounded as they relive the traumatic murder of George Floyd through the trial procedings.
This week, Anthony and Georgia discuss the coming trial start and speak with two community healers; Rose McGee of sweet potato comfort pie circle dialogues and Kimberly Handy Jones, Founder of Mother’s Banquet serving mothers who have lost sons to violenc
This week, we discuss recent developments in the Chauvin trial and check in with community member and adjunct law professor Alexandria Reyes-Schroeder about how she is experiencing this moment in history
Anthony and Georgia discuss the Jury selection process and talk with Elder Stacey Smith, Jurisdictional head of the AME Church, about how she is experiencing this “shift” during the trial process. Rev. Stacey Smith, Elder of the St. Paul/Minneapolis distr
Anthony and Georgia connect the idea of watchnight in African American Communities to the anticipation of the coming Chauvin Trial. They also speak with community member Kevin Lindsay, CEO of the MN Humanities Center. Guest Kevin Lindsay, CEO Humanities C