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Gotta Have Faith... And a Well Organized Plan

Gotta Have Faith...And A Well Organized Plan
Faith Leaders Respond to the latest Freddie Gray Murder non-verdicts, and grassroots organizers discuss local strategies.

On this episode of "By Any Means Necessary" host Eugene Puryear is joined by Pastor Marvin Silver and Tev Thulani Ndlazi of the United Congregational Church to discuss the droppings of all charges against the Baltimore police responsible for the death of Freddie Gray. The three also discuss the role of faith and the church to address social justice issues plaguing US cities.

Eugene is also joined by John Liss, Executive Director of New Virginia Majority to talk about the importance of local organizing in the run up to the November elections and if the selection of Tim Kaine will deliver Virginia to the Democrats.

In the final segment Eugene is joined by Brittany King, Conservation Program Coordinator at the San Francisco Bay Chapter of the Sierra Club, Ms. Margaret Gordon Co-Founder and Co-Director of West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project, and Irene Gutierrez, an attorney at Earthjustice to talk about the recent Oakland City Council bill to ban coal from the city despite the state of Utah's best efforts to squash the bill.

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