Read CH 11: Stevenson( textbook access below)Throughout this episode we hear about police officers acting in a way that makes them seem more like the criminals than what they are supposed to be protecting their city from. The city kept piling their debt with their own wrongdoings yet can still continue to do what they do. Instead of looking at temporary fixes, what would make actual change to disabling and reforming corrupt policing styles?
In Stevenson, Chapter 11 we hear about the impact that the media has had on a case and how the defense used 60 minutes to their advantage. What are some recent examples of ways the media has played a role in national events? Have you noticed any examples in your own life of the media being coercive or playing a role in your opinionsor beliefs?