Recently I sat down with the ACLU Pennsylvania Legal Director, Vic Walczak, who has a long history litigating cases involving police misconduct with racial overtones. From the death of Johnny Gammage, to the recent beating of honor student Jordan Miles, Walczak has been at the forefront of fighting for justice in the court system. I asked Attorney Walczak about the legal ramifications around the Trayvon Martin case, the factor race played, and media’s demonization of black men.
The GAME CHANGERS PROJECT is a national media fellowship program for emerging black filmmakers in partnership with community-based organizations dedicated to improving outcomes for males of color. On Tuesday, April 17 at 7:30pm WQED premieres a special 30 minute documentary about One Hood Media and our work teaching young black men to analyze and create their own media called “Game Changers“: