defund the police
With police killings reaching record highs, Raheem is helping activists respond to emergencies without calling the cops.
Members of a decentralized movement are sabotaging bulldozers and building communal living spaces in an effort to block the $90 million training facility.
Republicans in Georgia, Kentucky, and New Mexico have all introduced bills that would spare police from having to pay state taxes.
On Nov. 2, Minneapolis residents will vote on a ballot initiative to replace the city’s police department with a Department of Public Safety.
“We are trying to defund you people. Stop coming up with fake jobs. Learn how to talk to people like decent human beings.”
The 'police reform' proposal has been criticized by local activists, who see it as another money grab after last summer's uprisings.
911 isn’t the only option—and it might not be the best one. Here’s a basic guide to how to handle emergency situations without involving the police.
Organizers around the country point to huge shifts in public perception—and gradual changes in policy—as this year's victories.
Here's where all the candidates stand on the controversial technology, which is known to falsely identify and discriminate against people of color.
“At best, we would have used these dollars to keep our neighbors and businesses stable and healthy. We failed on both counts," said one local official.
We spoke to Los Angeles activist Pete White about homelessness, the pandemic, and defunding the police.
Police scholar and author Stuart Schrader talks about questioning our institutions and why abolition is a long term project.