NYPD sergeant who watched Eric Garner die punished with lost vacation days
She will not lose her job or face a disciplinary trial.
On Aug 22, 2019 by Alex Dalbey
A GoFundMe for Eric Garner’s killer has raised more than $70,000
Daniel Pantaleo was fired five years after putting Eric Garner in a chokehold and causing his death.
On Aug 20, 2019 by Samira Sadeque
People are demanding the man who filmed the killing of Eric Garner be freed with #FreeRamsey
Ramsey Orta has been in prison since 2016.
On Aug 19, 2019 by Katie Balevic
Living with the constant threat of death as a Black American
As Erica Garner showed, choosing a path of activism does not make for a longer life in a Black body.
On Feb 2, 2018 by Prince Shakur
Black Lives Matter activist Erica Garner dies at 27
'She only pursued right, no matter what.'
On Dec 30, 2017 by Josh Katzowitz
Erica Garner suffers ‘major brain damage,’ reportedly on life support
She went into a coma on Saturday.
On Dec 28, 2017 by Josh Katzowitz
Eric Garner’s siblings release song ‘I Can’t Breathe’
Garner's siblings released the song in the wake of the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
On Jul 11, 2016 by Nia Wesley
Apple patent could let police remotely turn off your iPhone’s camera
Cellphone cameras are powerful weapons. Could this change that?
On Jun 29, 2016 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
The women of Black Lives Matter outline their path forward
How BLM's female leadership dreams the future of the global network.
On Feb 26, 2016 by Deron Dalton
Eric Garner’s daughter endorses Bernie Sanders for president
'Black Americans—all Americans—need a leader with a record that speaks for itself.'
On Jan 29, 2016 by Aaron Sankin
Spring Valley proves there’s one device that should never be banned from schools
Your smartphone is not the problem here.
On Oct 29, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Don’t blame viral videos of police brutality for America’s crime wave
'The Ferguson Effect' is a myth.
On Oct 20, 2015 by Gillian Branstetter
New NYPD policy means officers must record all violent encounters
A report this week found the NYPD's use-of-force policy grossly insufficient.
On Oct 1, 2015 by Dell Cameron
The complete 2016 voter’s guide to police, crime, and punishment
There's more to criminal justice than being 'tough on crime.'
On Aug 13, 2015 by Aaron Sankin