Tag Archives: stop and frisk

New racial profiling report highlights LGBT experiences with police profiling

Tweet Last week, the NAACP released Born Suspect, a report on racial profiling by the police and the continued fight to end it. The report includes information on the national impact of racial profiling as well as successful advocacy strategies to curb it. Coming at a time when the national conversation on racial profiling and police violence [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet A more diverse medical profession means better care for a diverse America. Five years after Dr. Tiller’s murder, abortion clinics remain at risk. The price of a sex-slave rescue fantasy. Are you shocked?  Google is overwhelmingly white and male. Tweet
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Gothamist answers your questions about the stop and frisk ruling

Tweet Yesterday the Second Circuit blocked important restrictions on New York’s stop and frisk law mandated by trial court judge Shira Scheindlin. Tweet
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Feministing Follow Friday: Anti-Criminalization Edition

Tweet             We’re back for our second installment of the Feministing Follow Friday. Tweet
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For queer and trans people of color, the NYPD is the literal fashion police

TweetEd. note: This is a guest post from Verónica Bayetti Flores. Verónica is the Assistant Director of the Civil Liberties and Public Policy program (CLPP) at Hampshire College. She has worked to increase access to contraception and abortion, fought for paid sick leave, demanded access to safe public space for queer youth of color, and helped to [...]
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