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Mayor de Blasio never ran for Mayor of the City on an "anti-police" platform; once elected, Mayor de Blasio has never thrown police officers under the bus; and Mayor de Blasio most certainly does not have blood of the fallen officers on his hands.
The Tunnel to Towers Foundation -- created in honor of late New York City firefighter Stephen Siller, a victim of the 9/11
De Blasio has been exceptionally evenhanded in his respect for police while trying to help us grasp the perspectives of people of color. He has tried to be a true friend to the NYPD, in the sense of a friend who believes in you enough to be critical when you can be better.
“When his team was scheduled to serve, we never worried about whether Ralph would be there with his team to help,” Durso
Only hours after two New York City police officers were executed in their patrol car on Saturday, the president of the largest
I stand on both sides of the so-called "blue line," placing one foot in the world of the NYPD furious over the murder of two of our own and another foot in with the black and brown people of this city angry with the senseless deaths of young people at the hands of the police.
We acted identically, however, our narratives sharply diverged. Ironically so, as this treatment only underscored the unfortunate truth we had taken to the streets to protest: black and white bodies are not treated equally.
The current concerns over police relations in America have been an ongoing social justice issue for decades. It is also a
Source: "A Mutated Rule: Lack of Enforcement in the Face of Persistent Chokehold Incidents in New York City," New York City
At Hampton University, a historically black school in Hampton, Virginia, students marched to City Hall chanting "Hands up
The recent non-indictments in the police killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown, both unarmed black males, have led to
The outspoken New York congressman also denied the notion that race was a factor in the incident, arguing that authorities