During this challenging time that has been defined by both the pandemic and the racial justice crisis, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) and our Race and Equity Working Group (REWG) are organizing and mobilizing in the fight against systemic racism.
In the course of the dialogue, there will also be an opportunity for participants to break out into smaller groups led by a breadth of experts and activists. You can indicate your preferred breakout group in your registration:
Group 1: Protecting the Election Group 2: Community Investment Group 3: Confronting Racism On A Local Level Group 4: Update On Federal Policies Group 5: Policing Policies Group 6: Investor Responsibility Group 7: Racism and the Food System
Qualified immunity Defense bill that police often use in court to protect themselves against convictions even in gross cases of misconduct. HR 7085 is a proposed bill to end qualified immunity.
Justice in Policing Act aims to ban the use of choke holds and no-knock warrants, require police to wear and appropriately activate body cameras, create a national registry of law enforcement misconduct and improve transparency with better data collection and dissemination, improve police training, decrease the amount of military equipment and vehicles made available to local police, and prohibit racial profiling, in addition to ending qualified immunity.