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The NYPD Just Fired the Officer Who Killed Eric Garner
Officer Daniel Pantaleo will be dismissed from the NYPD five years after the death of Eric Garner.
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The Times Changed, But 'Orange Is the New Black' Didn't
The show's attempts to make prison life entertaining undermine its mission of exposing harsh realities of incarceration.
The Killing of Trans Women Is Inseparable from Black Lives Matter
We know of 12 trans people murdered this year. All of them have been Black women.
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Why You Need to Care About DeRay Mckesson's First Amendment Case
This ruling could make protest leaders liable for things they didn’t do
30 Years Later, 5 Brooklynites Remember 'Do the Right Thing'
"I fear that it will still be as relevant in another 30 years...but the film gives me hope still. It's art in the face of hopelessness."
'The State Is Her Ultimate Killer': How a Trans Woman Died at Rikers
The Black transgender woman was found dead in her cell at Rikers Island. These are the circumstances that led to her death.
"Not a Big Deal": NYPD Lieutenant Was Unalarmed Upon Learning of Eric Garner's Death
Officer Daniel Pantaleo is undergoing a disciplinary hearing for his role in the 2014 incident.
The Cash-Strapped Museum Embraced by Cops and Corporations
Just a few months after opening, the shaky existence of the National Museum of Law Enforcement suggests that the one-topic museum may exist in a country disinterested in its message.
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
Cops arrested 85 people protesting the killing of Stephon Clark. The mayor wants answers.
Sacramento police detained a Sacramento Bee reporter in handcuffs.
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'Exhaustion Is Not An Option': BLM's Patrisse Cullors On Grief and Activism
Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors describes leading a national movement, losing her father, and finding balance in the process.
Artists Like Damon Davis Are Transforming the Image of Blackness
We talk with Patrisse Cullors-Bignac and Damon Davis about black art becoming more than trauma and struggle.
'The Hate U Give' Attempts to Advance the Gridlock on Police Brutality
Director George Tillman Jr. on why he thinks the film can squeeze empathy out of a divided nation.