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Special Edition: Dr. Myrna Cintron and Dr. Assata Richards (June 17, 2020)

Guests discuss the federal government’s police-reform bills, and the of sociology of racial discrimination.


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Our special edition of Houston Matters weekdays at 3 p.m. addresses your questions and concerns about important issues affecting the community.

In the first segment, Host Ernie Manouse is joined by attorney Dr. Myrna Cintron, associate professor and interim department head of the Justice Studies Department at Prairie View A&M, to talk about the different police-reform bills being put forth in the federal government, including the president’s executive order.

Then, Ernie is joined by Dr. Assata Richards, a sociologist and the founding director of the Sankofa Research Institute, to talk about changing racial inequities in American society.

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Troy Schulze

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Troy Schulze is a producer for Houston Matters. He also produces the podcast Party Politics and the digital video series Skyline Sessions. Schulze has been working as a writer and producer in digital media for over 20 years. He has received three Emmy nominations for his work on the TV...

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