The DOJ concludes many police departments are reckless, but doesn’t often condemn or charge individual officers whose haphazard work ethic is equally flawed.
With the Democratic and Republican National Conventions in the history books, Erin Kelly ponders America’s responsibility to elect the next US President.
In the midst of America’s healing, Alton Sterling’s death should be a call to action to think less about statistics and more about the quality of life.
It feels like every day there is an officer involved shooting that kills a black man. It is time we collectively stop looking the other way, thinking this will go away. It is time we all speak up. ________ Last night I sat in my daughters’ room and watched as my fiancé read to them.…
Human suffering anywhere concerns men and women everywhere.
The American epidemic known as stop-and-frisk was birthed from the case Terry v. Ohio, which when examined carefully was problematic.
The hardest part is knowing when doing the right thing is worth it.
Ever wonder what it would be like to be Batman or Superman? Well now you know, money wise.
While much of the world is creating fear and attacking, speaking truth requires standing for something. _________________ Last fall I saw a play about civil rights leader Bayard Rustin, and since then haven’t been able to get away from this phrase, “speak truth to power”. It just keeps reverberating in my head. This phrase seems…
Where’s the humanity in denying someone any chance at a meaningful life?
Our vision today is to cause this corrupt criminal enterprise system to be exposed, and we demand that the real criminals go to to jail.
Those who do find housing will pay almost half of their income on rent in many areas across the country.
As long as private individuals can horde billions through exploitation and inheritance, they will direct the police to do whatever it takes to protect their wealth.
Revolutionaries must fight every instance of racism with the understanding that this fight is part of the effort to unite.
Immigrant and native-born workers share a common destiny of starvation if the potentially liberating new technologies are left in the hands of the corporate ruling class.
The presence of an armed officer changes the values taught and the atmosphere at school. At such a young age, students are learning to fear the police.