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How the shooting death of the unarmed teenager sparked new activism against police violence in the Bronx.
A target that Republicans and Democrats can unite in vindictive harmony against.
How the New York City Council’s Community Safety Act stands the best chance of curtailing the NYPD’s most destructive racial profiling practices.
When a prisoner faces the execution chamber four times in one year, is it not cruel and unusual punishment?
Activists in Durham, North Carolina, have come together in support of Carlos Riley Jr. and against the racial policing they believe has put him behind bars.
When Obama announced a review of surveillance practices, he was compelled by Snowden’s heroic actions.
There are over two million men and women incarcerated in the United States and most cannot afford to call their families.
The crime of the century.
The Bloomberg administration accuses a judge of bias for her rulings against the NYPD. But more judges should consider the human implications of police policies.
Obama sounds the notes of racial justice at key moments, while asserting unprecedented power to implement policies that are destructive, discriminatory—and embodied by the NYPD commissioner.
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