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[OFFICER INVOLVED]
Taser Death of Florida Man Ruled a Homicide

by D. Smith

The family of a mentally ill Bronx man who died in NYPD custody filed a complaint on May 15 against the cops involved, claiming the… Read More

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]
9 Officers Fired After Death of Matthew Ajibade

by D. Smith

On Tuesday, Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne announced that he would not file charges against Read More

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Peace Without Justice Is Consent

by Shahida Muhammad

There’s been a lot of talk about peace lately. In the midst of the Baltimore uprisings, and over the past year of demonstrations… Read More

The Essie Justice Group: Mothering in the Face of Incarceration

Mothering in the Face of Incarceration

by Monique W. Morris

Mass incarceration. We’ve heard the data on disparities so much that many of us can recite the statistics from memory.  We… Read More

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]
Questions Remain in Fatal LAPD Shooting of Homeless Man

by D. Smith

Last week, Charleston County Sheriff’s Office released a report alleging how Read More

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Are We Witnessing the Emergence of A Black Spring?

by Priscilla Ocen and Khaled A. Beydoun

In the spring of 2010, we witnessed massive protests in the Arab World. The people of Egypt, Tunisia and Libya had enough; they had… Read More

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Kevin Liles Pens Letter to Baltimore

by #teamEBONY

Dear Baltimore, Even for a city that has known its share of hardship, it has been a tough week for Baltimore. Once again… Read More

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]
Joseph Kent Free After Baltimore 'Kidnapping'

by D. Smith

Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia announced last Friday that two Read More

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[BALTIMORE UPRISING]
#BlackLivesMatter Stands with Baltimore

by Opal Tometi

Do not be afraid. There is an uprising happening in Black communities across the country. This moment is necessary and has been on… Read More

Baltimore Been Burning

Baltimore Been Burning

by Jamilah Lemieux

As someone who has not closely followed Maryland politics, I will admit to being guilty of seeing photos of Baltimore Mayor Stephanie… Read More

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