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Hidden Victims

May 17, 2018
An ongoing investigative series exploring black women’s interactions with law enforcement and city agencies as victims of crime, sexual assault, police brutality as well women who have entered the prison industrial complex.

Nina Turner Report

May 31, 2017
The police officer was fired for lying on an employment application, not for shooting a 12 year old boy; Senator Nina Turner says nothing Tamir did was illegal but cops are shooting first and asking questions later – what’s needed is weeding out a culture of racism and impunity in police departments and it must…

The Extrajudicial Killings of Black People by Police

December 29, 2015
Attorney Kamau Franklin explains why the prosecutor’s approach in Tamir Rice’s case was flawed from the beginning and highlights the tools needed to bring a change beyond just criminal justice reform

Education

December 22, 2014
Professor Lois Weiner explains that teachers and the teachers union must take concrete steps to repair their relationship with communities of color

Federal Racial Profiling Guidelines

December 21, 2014
Incredible scale and racial concentration at the heart of how liberals built a prison America says Naomi Murakawa, the author of The First Civil Right, How Liberals Built Prison America

Millions March Oakland: A Look Beyond the Violence

December 17, 2014

Several thousand people gathered at Millions March Oakland on December 13 to protest the killings of unarmed black men Michael Brown and Eric Garner. Protesters critique mainstream media’s focus on vandalism and looting instead of Oakland Police Department’s violent history.

Loyola University Students March Against Police Brutality

December 12, 2014

Loyola University students protest on their campus as a part of ongoing demonstrations against minority targeted police brutality and violence.

Mothers Against Police Brutality Rally for Accountability

December 11, 2014

A delegation of mothers of sons who were victims of police brutality are demanding Congress pass federal legislation that would hold police accountable nationwide