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Police Violence

The End of Policing

August 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

Locally, In Boston, the vast majority of the highest paid public employees are part of law enforcement, with 530 officers having higher salaries than Mayor Walsh. At the state level, the comprehensive Reform- Shift- Build Act is being pushed through the state legislature to take …

Resisting State Repression

August 4, 2020 // 0 Comments

You know you’ve got Trump scared when he starts trying to roll out this kind of militarized response! Because folks have been organizing so effectively to defund police under the call from Black leadership, and mass numbers of folks are taking to the streets in …

Antiracism and Peace Webinar Series

July 20, 2020 // 0 Comments

Events of the past few months have exposed deep racist inequities with life and death consequences. COVID-19’s disproportionate death tolls in communities of color and the continued blatant police and extrajudicial killings of black people reached a tipping point with the murder of George Floyd …

Black Lives Matter Rally

June 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

We are honoring Juneteenth by holding a multi-cultural, lingual, ethic, and class rally in support of the Black community. We advocate for liberation from mass incarceration, over policing, and state-sanctioned violence. Racism is wrong. Police brutality is wrong. Put an end to qualified immunity. Please …

Reinventing law enforcement in Boston

June 18, 2020 // 0 Comments

by Jeff Klein Originally published in the Dorchester Reporter Many people who hear calls to “defund” or “abolish” the police may have the impression that these are demands to eliminate law enforcement altogether.  That is incorrect. The intent is to reinvent law enforcement in a …

by Rosemary Kean and Jackie Dee King In the weeks since the brutal public murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis police, nationwide protests have erupted to challenge police violence and demand transformational changes in policing that amount to a restructuring of what we mean by …

Organized by a coalition of young black and brown organizers and creatives in the City of Boston. Our Demands: 1. Defund the Boston Police Department by at least 10% (around $41m) 2. No increase in BPS budget for police 3.Put a cap on overtime accrual …

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