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Dr. Shawn Schwaller speaks on white supremacism, law enforcement corruption, and Latinx lives in Kern County – material from his 2018 Univ. of Calif. Press Boom California article - at Bakersfield College

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In September of 2019, Dr. Schwaller spoke at Bakersfield College about the material in his 2018 University of California Press Boom California journal article titled "Greetings from Bakersfield: Law Enforcement Corruption, White Supremacy, and Latinx Lives in California's Depp Red South." The article was the most widely read in the publication over the last few years, it has garnered a great deal of attention, and can be read here: https://boomcalifornia.com/2018/10/16/greetings-from-bakersfield/

Dr. Schwaller's talk was sponsored by the Dolores Huerta Foundation, Kern Sol News, and the Bakersfield College Social Justice Institute.