Kamau Franklin moderated a panel discussion featuring three leading activists on the topic of police and military occupation in the United States– specifically in Ferguson and New Orleans–and in Palestine: Ahmad Nabil Abuznaid (co-founder of the Dream Defenders), Joshua Saleem (AFSC St. Louis), and Tabitha Mustafa (AFSC New Orleans).
About Kamau Franklin (80 Articles)
Kamau has been a dedicated community activist and organizer for over twenty years, first in New York City and now based in the south. He has been a leading member of several grassroots organizations dedicated to the ideas of Malcolm X on self-determination. He has organized on various issues including youth organizing and development, police misconduct, and creating sustainable urban communities. Kamau has led and developed community cop-watch programs, freedom school programs for youth, large scale community gardens and alternatives to incarceration. He can be followed on twitter @kamaufranklin.