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Police Violence

  1. power
    One of the Cops Who Killed Breonna Taylor Got a Book DealFacing intense backlash, Simon & Schuster has announced it will no longer be involved in the distribution of the book.
  2. power
    Jacob Blake Is Suing the Police Officer Who Shot HimBlake, the Black man who was left paralyzed after being repeatedly shot in the back, is accusing officer Rusten Sheskey of excessive force.
  3. sarah everard
    Sarah Everard Deserved Better Than ThisA cop is accused of kidnapping and killing her. On Saturday, police violently broke up a vigil in her honor.
  4. police violence
    A Man Died After Police Knelt on His Neck for 5 MinutesWhat to know about Angelo Quinto, who died after a horrifying, violent arrest in December.
  5. capitol insurrection
    ‘It Was No Accident’Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal on surviving the siege.
  6. power
    Nigeria Has Erupted Into Protests Over Police ViolenceEverything to know about the #EndSARS movement, which has gained international attention.
  7. the bigger picture
    On the Front Lines of the Portland ProtestsAs protesters face down Trump’s heavily armed “secret police,” photographer JD Barnes has been capturing the chaos.
  8. the bigger picture
    Taking Back the LensA collective bolstering visibility in photography invites you to “See in Black.”
  9. the bigger picture
    70-Plus Photographers Unite in Fundraising Initiative Against Systemic RacismReframing the Future is working with photographers and graphic designers to fundraise for National Bail Out and the Marsha P. Johnson Institute.
  10. parenting
    The Sacrifice Black Children Shouldn’t Have to MakeThis country prizes Black children’s precocity — insists on it, even, much of the time.
  11. police violence
    ‘Rubber Bullets’ Are Not RubberThey are palm-size and can result in death.
  12. breonna taylor
    A Mother’s Birthday Tribute to Breonna Taylor“It’s hard to breathe without her.”
  13. crime
    Minneapolis Police Sued Over Violent Protest TacticsTwo lawsuits allege that officers used excessive force against peaceful protesters and journalists.
  14. police violence
    ‘If I Would Have Been Here, George Floyd May Still Be Alive’Mahmoud Abumayyaleh on the murder that happened outside of his store.
  15. police violence
    What It Feels Like to Be Shot by a Rubber Bullet“I thought I was going to die.”
  16. protests
    Brooklyn’s Protest Amid a PandemicThousands of people came out to demand justice for George Floyd.
  17. What Happens When Black People Learn They Should Fear the PoliceA new study traces the effects of a vicious police beating on 911 calls, and suggests increasing distrust of the police can lead to bad consequences.
  18. serena williams
    Serena Williams Refuses to Stay Silent About Racial Inequality in Powerful Post“It’s not how far we have come but how much further still we have to go.”
  19. scary and sad things
    Video Shows San Antonio School Officer Body-Slamming 12-Year-Old GirlThe violent event was caught on video.