Weekly Sedition: Oscar Grant, Richmond Jail Controversies & the War on Drugs


The killing of Oscar Grant in Oakland and deaths in the Richmond City Jail result in demonstrations at City Hall. On this show Kontra examines the specifics of both cases, along with an additional note on their relation to the war on drugs.

Read Kontra’s article on the Richmond’s jail, “The Political Incest of Incarceration” here.


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