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Where Is Our Right To Know?

Last week, the City Council and NYPD reached an agreement on police reform. The Right to Know Act has, for the most part, been put on hold. The Right to Know Act would have reformed police interactions with civilians, requiring officers to identify themselves and provide their name, rank, command and phone number for the Civilian Complaint Review Board at the end of encounters that do not result in an arrest or summons, as well as providing a specific reason for their law enforcement activity.

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#WeChargeGenocide: Black Rights Activists Head to UN

There's something different about Mike Brown's death. Festering on the injustice of Trayvon Martin's murder, when Mike Brown was violently gunned down by Darren Wilson, Black rights activists and community organizers gathered with an enduring understanding that collective coordination was instrumental to ensuring justice.

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