According to the Facebook site dedicated to the event, in addition to EPD, the forum will include talks on the increasing militarization of police departments nation wide with detail on the Bay Area, specifically the Oakland Police Department. Public policy analysts and activists will examine the impact of coordination between police departments and US Immigration Enforcement on latino communities. The day will also feature spoken word and music performances.
The Tattler weighed in on police use of these AR-15 assault weapons HERE and HERE.
All are invited to the forum and organizers would appreciate for interested parties to sign in at the Facebook site. The event starts at 2:30 and is expected to last until 5:00 PM Sunday December 13th.