Linda Burnham

Linda Burnham is National Research Director with the National Domestic Workers Alliance.

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Baton Rouge, Falcon Heights, Dallas
A thick strand in the history of U.S. policing is rooted back in the slave patrols of the 19th century. Patty rollers were authorized to stop, question, search, harass and summarily punish any Black person they encountered. The five- and six-pointed badges many of them wore to symbolize their...
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