Protect the consent decree

By , Guest Columnist Updated: December 02, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: December 02, 2019 4:00 AM CT
Guest Columnist

Shahidah Jones

Shahidah Jones is a Memphis born and raised community organizer and activist.

To understand the ramifications of modifying the Kendrick Consent Decree, we must understand the history that led to the necessity of such a decree in the first place.


1978 consent decree J. Edgar Hoover Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Jim Strickland ACLU


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