Police

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.

Why Black New Yorkers Like Me Are Celebrating the NYPD Work Slowdown
January 07, 2015

For us, it's a vacation from fear, surveillance, and punishment.

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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