Police

Rewriting History Won't Save the NYPD
Wikipedia articles on police brutality were altered from police HQ
March 14, 2015

Why someone at NYPD headquarters edited Wikipedia entries detailing their police brutality.

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.

The NYPD Is Giving Cops Machine Guns to Control Peaceful Protests
January 30, 2015

New York's Finest are still conflating protests against police with terrorist acts.

Above the Law, Under the Sheets
Undercover cops can't legally have sex with prostitutes, but they get awfully close
January 28, 2015

Undercover cops can't legally have sex with prostitutes, but they get awfully close.

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