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Video Recording – The Dehumanization of Children of Color: Rethinking Policing and Policy

The video recording of the event “The Dehumanization of Children of Color: Rethinking Policing and Policy” that took place on February 5 can now be viewed on YouTube.

Event information

Georgetown University Psychology Professor and Chair Jennifer Woolard will introduce a “fireside chat” on the research and reality of race, adolescence, and policing


Dr. Phillip Atiba Goff
Professor of African American Studies and Psychology
Founder of the Center for Policing Equity
Yale University


Professor Kristin Henning.
Blume Professor of Law
Director of the Juvenile Justice Clinic and Initiative
Georgetown Law

A panel of local and national experts will then discuss how these research advances can inform policy reform.

Karl Racine
Attorney General for the District of Columbia

Samantha P. Davis
Founder and Executive Director of Black Swan Academy

Michael Umpierre
Director of the Center for Juvenile Justice Reform at Georgetown University

Charles Allen
DC Ward 6 Councilmember & Chair of the Committee on the Judiciary and Public Safety