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As U.S. police struggle to hire, next-generation cops seek more humane approach

As U.S. police struggle to hire, next-generation cops seek...

(Reuters) - Stephanie Robinson, 23, a rookie Black police officer on Detroit’s West...

Gallup: 65% in U.S. support protests after George Floyd's death

Gallup: 65% in U.S. support protests after George Floyd's...

(UPI) - About two-thirds of Americans say they support the nationwide protests that...

The Supreme Court Built America’s Broken Policing System

The Supreme Court Built America’s Broken Policing System

(HuffPost) - For over 50 years, the court has provided “super powers” to American...

Chicago removes Christopher Columbus statue after clashes

Chicago removes Christopher Columbus statue after clashes

(UPI) - Workers in downtown Chicago removed a statue of Christopher Columbus early...

Judge blocks release of New York police discipline records

Judge blocks release of New York police discipline records

(AP) - A federal judge has halted the public release of police officer disciplinary...

About 30 Million Workers Are Collecting Jobless Benefits

About 30 Million Workers Are Collecting Jobless Benefits

(NYT) - Getting a precise nationwide count of the number of people collecting unemployment...

Blacks, Latinos and the poor less likely to get $1,200 coronavirus stimulus checks

Blacks, Latinos and the poor less likely to get $1,200...

(USA Today) - With another round of stimulus checks in the works, a new study concludes...

U.S. officials defend Portland crackdown: 'We're not going to apologize'

U.S. officials defend Portland crackdown: 'We're not going...

(Reuters) - Top Homeland Security officials said on Monday they had no intention...

Cellphones have created a disturbing array of videos reflecting violent police behavior

Cellphones have created a disturbing array of videos reflecting...

(NYT) - In California, an officer sitting in a police car in Vallejo shot and killed...

Many mayors say police officers won't be immediately fired for attacking Americans during George Floyd protests

Many mayors say police officers won't be immediately fired...

(USA Today) - The video footage from Sunday is clear: a black protester kneels on...

New Yorkers Said ‘F**k The Police,’ So The Police Rioted

New Yorkers Said ‘F**k The Police,’ So The Police Rioted

(Huffpost) - A historic uprising against police brutality in the city has seen the...

States' School Board to Vote on Ending Contract With Police Over Failure to 'See Humanity in Our Students'

States' School Board to Vote on Ending Contract With Police...

(Common Dreams) - The school district cannot "claim to fight institutional racism"...