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Deadly Force in Philadelphia

The March 26, 2015 New York Times editorial discusses the recently released Department of Justice report about Philadelphia police practices and urges implementation of the recommendations. Charles Blow’s column about the same report focuses on “which of the suspects were…

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Black Suspects Are Covered Disproportionately by NYC’s Late-Night TV Newscasts

“Two Media Matters reports analyzing nightly news coverage show New York City outlets have named African-Americans as suspects in murder, theft, and assault stories at a rate at least 14 percent higher than reflected in actual NYPD arrest rates averaged…

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Justice Department’s Findings on Ferguson, MO Investigation

The federal Department of Justice issued a report on March 4, 2015 of findings from its investigation of the Ferguson, MO police department and the shooting of Michael Brown.  It cleared Darren Wilson, the white officer who shot Michael Brown,…

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Documents from the Ferguson Grand Jury

James Jacobs, Stanford University librarian, saved PDFs of the documents from the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury which heard evidence about the Michael Brown shooting to their digital depository.

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