Police

Police Cameras Won't Cure Our National Disease
The depressing conclusion of the Eric Garner chokehold case
December 03, 2014

And the Eric Garner chokehold case proves it.

NYC Police Said Stop-and-Frisks Reduce Violent Crime. This Chart Says Otherwise.
December 02, 2014

Stop-and-frisks are plummeting—and so are violent crimes.

Langston Hughes on What Life Was Really Like for a Poor Black Man in 1940s Harlem
November 03, 2014

"If you are white and are reading this vignette, don’t take it for granted that all Harlem is a slum."

Study: Videos of Police Violence Might Worsen People's Biases
September 26, 2014

Dash cams and iPhone cameras might not be a cure-all.

Margaret Sanger's Bold, Gutsy Response to a 1929 Raid on a Birth Control Clinic
A feminist rant for the ages.
September 11, 2014

A feminist rant for the ages.

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