It's a significant stamp of approval for the progressive Democrat — and a big step for New York City socialists.
But good news may be on the way. On November 24th de Blasio proposed a compromise. One that would limit the carriage horses
With reforms like these who'll be surprised by the next high-profile incident of police abuse? Not me.
Another day, another reminder from NYPD commissioner Bill Bratton that the era of "predictive policing", the orwellian idea that cops can predict crime, is already here. This wasn't the first time Bratton has openly talked about such a potentially controversial subject.
Federal and state laws allow employers to consider applicants’ criminal records when hiring for certain jobs, including bank
"Body cameras are a huge joke." That was one of the responses of Jewel Miller, mother of Eric Garner's one year old baby daughter, Legacy, to the body camera 'reform' ideas that were now being further embraced around the country after the videotaped shooting death of Walter Scott in South Carolina earlier this month.
The Justice League is pushing for the passage of three federal bills during the march: the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency
Cops will never reform themselves. The attempts to bring them closer to us by quite literally packaging us in this same, tired concept of 'community policing' is a spin that no one seeking justice should fall for.
CORRECTION: A previous version of this article stated that Gurley was 26 when he died. He was 28. Butler is 26. A mourner
Perhaps the call to examine this one case would be understandable if justice came more often, but we've seen these unjust acts in communities of more color for far too long.