#2: Stop Traffic…and You Die

In this episode, Danielle and José consider the force, function, and fragility of political protests. We consider some of the recent Republican-backed legislation that threatens to limit the ability for people to protest. What purpose do protests serve in the public arena? In what ways do protests help build a sense of community? Is violence in public protesting ever acceptable?

Here is a Washington Post article summarizing the national trend in legislation against protests