Communique On Brutal NYPD Eviction Of Mutual Aid Hub

By It's Going Down. -

We are The Gym, an organizing network focused on mutual aid and community support along the Myrtle-Broadway corridor of Bushwick on the occupied Lenape land known as Brooklyn, New York. On [...]

Nonviolent Security And Cop-Free Schools Are Not A Utopian Dream

By Rivera Sun, Waging Nonviolence. -

At a school in North Minneapolis, the school day starts with a team of four peacekeepers escorting teachers and staff into the building. Then the team watches out for the students as they get off [...]

Non-Police Mental Health Program Reduces Unnecessary Hospitalizations

By NBC New York. -

The Behavioral Health Emergency Assistance Response Division, or "B-HEARD" program, which started in a portion of Harlem a month ago, has already responded to about 110 calls where there was no [...]

Preserving A People’s History Through Quilts

By Loretta Graceffo, Waging Nonviolence. -

More than 600,000 people in the United States have died of coronavirus since the pandemic began, a number that is incomprehensible. Few people understand the magnitude of this loss more than [...]

Oregon Bill Bans Police From Lying To Youth During Interrogations

By Innocence Project. -

Portland, OR –  On Wednesday, Governor Kate Brown signed legislation into law prohibiting law enforcement officers from using deception while interrogating people under the age of 18. The law [...]

Report Calls For Reparations For Victims Of Racist Police Violence

By Marjorie Cohn, Truthout. -

On June 28, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet released a stunning 23-page report accompanied by a 95-page conference room paper for the UN Human Rights Council [...]

Career Cop Admits Police Are Trained To Lie In Reports

By Jack Burns, The Freethought Project. -

Before the age of computers and body cameras, citizens were forced into court proceedings with an attitude of, “It was my side of the story against the cops. Who do you think the jury is going to [...]

Democrats Cover Up Links Between Fascist Police ‘Trainers’

By Jacob Crosse, World Socialist Web Site. -

The World Socialist Web Site has uncovered evidence that police departments across the United States have paid thousands of dollars for “training” by a fascistic private military contractor, [...]

Police Should Release Information On British WikiLeaks Journalists

By Bill Goodwin, Computer Weekly. -

A journalist is taking legal action against the Metropolitan Police after it refused to release correspondence with the US about three WikiLeaks journalists under the Freedom of Information Act [...]

Baltimore To Stop Prosecuting ‘Nonviolent’ Crimes

The pandemic, in the midst of its many horrors, has temporarily slowed the number of arrests across some U.S. cities. With pressure from advocates and incarcerated organizers, District Attorney [...]

Five Things We Should Fight For This Pride

By Tatiana Cozzarelli and Ezra Brain, Left Voice. -

Trans youth are under attack around the country. Though we are only halfway through 2021, it has already become the worst year in recent history for legislative attacks on trans youth. 33 [...]

Strikers Across Colombia Are Demanding Transformational Change

By Tom Power and Cruz Bonlarron Martínez, Labor Notes. -

What started as a Colombian protest against a regressive tax bill has become a national strike against police brutality and poverty. The administration of President Ivan Duque has already [...]

Community Control Of Public Safety: A Transitional Program For Power

By Netfa Freeman, Black Agenda Report. -

That Community Control Over Police campaigns (CCOP) are essentially neocolonialism is a rather wild claim that avowed abolitionist activists, like Dubian Ade applies to the articulation of CCOP [...]

Switzerland Adopts Draconian Police Law

By Marianne Arens, World Socialist Website. -

The new anti-terror law adopted by Switzerland last weekend is one of the harshest police laws in all of Europe. Its adoption in a referendum highlights the urgency of building a genuine workers’ [...]

To End Racial Capitalism, We Will Need To Take On Policing

By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout. -

Police in the United States act with impunity in targeted neighborhoods, public schools, college campuses, hospitals, and almost every other public sphere. Not only do the police view protesters, [...]