A black couple smiling, looking at a computer; a worried white woman making a phone call - The Leftscape "Permit Patty Problems (Episode 8)"

The Leftscape Podcast: ‘Permit Patty Problems (Episode 8)’

As uncool as it is when cell phones are the instruments used to call the authorities on unsuspecting black people generally existing in public, it is at least a bit of a consolation prize that lately they are also being used to record these altercations for the world to see.

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