law enforcement

Cops Who Let Their Unarmed Victims Die Should Be Punished, Too
April 14, 2015

In recent videos, the cops stand around while their victim bleeds out.

The Killing of Walter Scott Sheds Light on the Problem of Police Lying
April 08, 2015

The lies act as shield for police violence and as a larger source of corruption in the criminal justice system.

You, Too, Can Prevent Police Brutality
The DOJ's Ferguson probe shows why we need to get proactive
March 04, 2015

The DOJ's report on Ferguson shows why we need to prevent, not just punish, law enforcement abuses.

Another Police Killing, Another Twitter Hashtag. But #HomelessLivesMatter Isn't Enough.
March 03, 2015

A video shows LAPD killed an unarmed homeless man on Skid Row.

The FBI Director Just Gave a Historic Speech on Race. It Was 30 Years Too Late.
February 12, 2015

The FBI director deserves credit for entering a space where moderates tend to get shouted down.

Bill de Blasio Is Caving to New York Cops
What happened to the mayor's pledge to reform the NYPD?
February 12, 2015

What happened to the mayor's pledge to reform the NYPD?

Want to Stop Police Brutality? Start Disciplining Officers.
February 10, 2015

Ending police brutality shouldn't be left to the communities that are brutalized. It’s up to the cops.

Another Battle Begins in Ferguson—This Time, in Federal Court
February 10, 2015

Michael Brown died six months ago, but his legacy lives on in this lawsuit.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Has Killed Nearly 50 People in 10 Years. Most Were Unarmed.
And not one officer has been disciplined
January 04, 2015

Most victims were unarmed, but not one officer has been disciplined.

The NYPD Freakout Isn't Just About Race. It's About Inequality, Too.
What police officers' demand for respect really means
December 30, 2014

What police officers' demand for respect really means.

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