Peter Gowan

Peter Gowan is a policy associate at The Democracy Collaborative.

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A SWAT police officer watches as demonstrators protest the police shooting of Jacob Blake outside the Kenosha County Courthouse on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 in Kenosha, Wisconsin. (Photo: Joshua Lott for The Washington Post via Getty Images) Views
Friday, August 28, 2020
Small Towns Don’t Need Military Helicopters
In Kenosha, Wisconsin, police shot Jacob Blake up to seven times in the back in front of his children. When demonstrators protested the shooting, they were greeted by officers in riot gear and, according to one report , at least one military vehicle. The frequent police shootings of unarmed Black...
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