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Black Voices
We cannot achieve any legal, political or social progress without legal, political and social consequences for individuals -- not just institutions.
Black Voices
The current concerns over police relations in America have been an ongoing social justice issue for decades. It is also a
Impact
Now with this fresh, open wound in the "city that never sleeps" we have an opportunity to never fall asleep again and become conscious to our own source of power that gives us life to speak and act in truth that sets every person free.
Crime
Chokehold Complaints Are Highest In Predominantly Black Neighborhoods Sources: Chokehold complaints: "A Mutated Rule: Lack
Crime
Under New York law, reckless endangerment entails conduct that causes a substantial risk of serious physical injury or death
College
Thursday's demonstrations came after last week's protests over a separate grand jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson
Politics
De Blasio addressed the nation in a live press conference Wednesday shortly after a grand jury announced its decision not
Politics
WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said on Thursday that the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, two
Videos
Members of the New York City Council are weighing a number of bills that could change the way police treat civilians like Eric Garner, an unarmed black man who died shortly after he was forced to the ground and put in a chokehold by a New York City police officer in July.
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On Wednesday, a Staten Island grand jury decided not to return an indictment for the police officer who put Eric Garner in a chokehold shortly before his death. A different Staten Island grand jury was less sympathetic to Ramsey Orta, however, the man who filmed the entire incident.
Politics
“I think it’s messed up. I think there should be more justice. The non-indictment of the officer showed that it’s clearly
Black Voices
Garner, a Staten Island man who had asthma, died on July 17 after Officer Daniel Pantaleo placed him in a prohibited police
Black Voices
In recent months, Sean “Diddy” Combs has been especially vocal about current events. The entertainment mogul took to his