MTV Decoded | 3 Hollywood Myths About Policing

When you see a cop on TV or in movie, they’re almost certainly putting their life on the line to catch the bad guys and keep us safe. But is that really what cops do? Not even close. In this week’s episode of Decoded, we break down three of Hollywood’s biggest myths about cops!

HBO’s Action Series #UpsetTheSetUp

HBO recently launched Action Series, an educational experience set to encourage local leaders to make a difference in their communities. The inspiration for this movement sprang up from Stockton on My Mind, a documentary describing the political path of Michael Tubbs. With HBO’s commitment to “great storytelling and inspiring activism,” the Action Series program covered various activist-led conversations rooted in the disenfranchisement of Black and Brown people in America.

On August 3, Angela Rye and I discussed why voting, now more than ever, is so important. Watch our conversation below.

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