Aggregated, NYC Metro

Comm. Bratton Says He Wanted NYPD Body Cams Since Day 1 – Weekend Digest

0 Comments 29 August 2014

Comm. Bratton promises body cams will be part of making the NYPD the most tech savvy American police dept., Check out the new oversight measures for solitary confinement, And more Weekend stories.

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New York City's 2013 population by race compared to the NYPD's officer racial makeup and rank for 2013

Black in NYC, Editorials, NYC Metro

Why Don’t Black People Trust The Police?

0 Comments 28 August 2014

Even if Mike Brown, Trayvon Martin, and Ramarley Graham were alive today, Black people would still have objective reasons to be suspicious of the police.

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Aggregated, NYC Metro

New York Gives Over $400k To East Harlem Small Businesses – Morning Brief

0 Comments 28 August 2014

NYS sets up a forgivable loan fund for East Harlem small businesses near this year's tragic explosion, New York impedes its own affordable housing goals, And more Morning stories.

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Mayor Bill de Blasio with City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Council Member Jumaane Williams, at a Queens Detention Center press conference on immigration

Editorials, Harlem Lives - Stories about Harlem, NYC, NYC Metro

Mayor de Blasio’s Overlooked Push For Non-NYPD Crime Prevention

0 Comments 27 August 2014

Over 12 million is being invested by the City to expand an innovative violence intervention system, noticeably distant from the NYPD-centered approach to crime fighting that defined the Bloomberg Administration.

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Aggregated, NYC Metro

Bratton Declines To Punish Officers Using Racial Slurs, And More – Morning Brief

0 Comments 27 August 2014

The 25% of substantiated NYPD complaints thrown out by Comm. Bratton involved racially offensive language and Stop and Frisk, Are Poor Doors ushering in the Tale of Two Cities? And more Morning stories.

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Black in NYC, Harlem Lives - Stories about Harlem, NYC, NYC Metro, Women In Dialogue

3 Powerful Harlem Renaissance Women You Didn’t Hear About

0 Comments 26 August 2014

On Women's Equality Day, here are three amazing women of the Harlem Renaissance, some of whom laid down the necessary foundation that popular male peers stood upon.

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Aggregated, NYC Metro

Who’s Really Resisting Arrest? – Morning Brief

0 Comments 26 August 2014

Is NYPD Comm. Bratton right about arrest resistance climbing? The Eric Garner murder receives an unprecedented amount of DA resources, And more Morning stories.

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Bill de Blasio while running for Mayor

Editorials, NYC Metro

Can The Mayor Of One Big Apple Fight A Nation’s Tale Of Two Cities?

0 Comments 25 August 2014

Mayor de Blasio promised New Yorkers he would fight inequality. But his latest report, and data from social economists, suggests this battle may be bigger than the self-proclaimed progressive expected.

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Aggregated, NYC Metro

Challenges Evident and Emotions Run Deep in Post-Ferguson Eric Garner March – Weekend Watch

0 Comments 25 August 2014

Thousands participate in the We Will Not Go Back march, A high profile employee at Rikers Island resigns, and more Weekend stories you missed.

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NYPD officers punch and tackle a man during an arrest at the Ferguson and Palestine solidarity protests

Aggregated, NYC Metro

NYPD Officers Allegedly Punch and Violently Arrest Man At Protest – Weekend Digest

0 Comments 22 August 2014

Video captures an NYPD violent arrest of a protester in the East Village, What else happens when the homeless population surges? And more Weekend stories.

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