Angelo Valente & Ray Lucas; Monique Swift; Charlane Brown-Wyands

News12+ Exclusive: Monique Swift

Steve Adubato is joined by Angelo Valente, Executive Director, Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey, and Ray Lucas, Former NFL Quarterback, and High School Football Coach, to discuss Ray’s history with his addiction to opioids, the importance of acknowledging the opioid crisis in sports culture, and the impact of COVID-19 on the opioid crisis.

Steve Adubato sits down with Monique Swift, PsyD, Racial Trauma Expert and President, New Jersey Association of Black Psychologists, to talk about racial trauma and the importance of recognizing racial trauma in healthcare, and the differences between being racist and anti-racist.

Steve Adubato speaks with Charlane Brown-Wyands, JD, Professor, Department of Justice Studies, Berkeley College, about the current stigmas surrounding police officers, the increased need for police officers in communities, and the importance of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act.