US Police Roots Spring from Slavery

Ideas and Issues

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/CN08042020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans     We would all love to simply believe that the police are there, and have always been there, as the slogan goes, “to serve and protect.”  Jill Lepore, the noted Harvard historian and frequent New Yorker indefatigable and invaluable contributor, in a recent …

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Obvious Disparate Neighborhood Policing Strategies

Ideas and Issues

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/CN01082020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans       The headline may have said that Iran sent twenty missiles at two Iraqi bases where US troops and materials were stationed, but the picture in my local paper was equally disturbing.  It showed New Orleans police officers armed to the gills with …

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