Dir. Kristin Henning interviewed on Newsy: Syracuse Officers Arresting Young Black Boy Sparks DiscussionsApril 22, 2022
"The very first word that popped in my head is the trauma," Kristin Henning said. "The research shows that black and brown children who live in heavily surveilled neighborhoods, and who have frequent stops and frisk by the police, report high rates of fear, anxiety, depression, hopelessness, they become hyper vigilant. And they began to distrust police officers, they began to question the legitimacy of policing as an institution. … So the reality is we're doing more harm than good." Click the link to read more and watch the interview.