So, this happened. The White House just released this video of President Obama interviewing David Simon, creator of the HBO mega-hit The Wire. In the clip, POTUS and Simon engage in a thoughtful conversation about some of the most critical issues facing the nation: Aggressive policing, the overwhelmingly flawed war on drugs, and how these urgencies impact American communities.
Take a look at the president’s interview below.
Watch President Obama Chat Up ‘The Wire’ Creator David Simon was originally published on theurbandaily.com