Studies show that women of color and low-income women are disproportionately affected by mandatory arrest policies for domestic violence. Their presence is no assurance of safety to these communities. Untold numbers of people are now taking to the streets in the USA and Canada to protest the ongoing violence against Black lives.
Vitale Free E-Book, Verso This book attempts to spark public discussion by revealing the tainted origins of modern policing as a tool of social control. Release of an incarcerated individual is a time-consuming process that must accommodate all those being processed through the facility.
From slave ownership to carding and police brutality, racism has deep Canadian roots. City, state and federal grants can also fund these programs.
They could have died. As Cpl. In Ontario, however, taxpayers are now on the hook for two separate registries—all because the federal Liberals would not admit that a province, especially one run by a Conservative, had developed a superior system.
Only 59 38 per cent were actually completed. Like many jurisdictions, Alberta also has a hard time conducting compliance checks.
From coast to coast, Black and indigenous people are more likely to be killed, and the officers responsible such violence are rarely held accountable for their actions by civilian review boards or the courts. Spring Magazine is a publication of socialist ideas in action.
The blue dues of police business unionists, paid in seductive green, are red with the blood of the dispossessed, be they waged or unwaged, black or white. Is Prison Necessary?
Robyn Maynard provides readers with the first comprehensive account of nearly four hundred years of state-sanctioned surveillance, criminalization and punishment of Black lives in Canada. Davis Haymarket. Studies show that women of color and low-income women are disproportionately affected by mandatory arrest policies for domestic violence.
Looking at the growth of the urban police force around the turn of the 20th century, Harring argues that the police protected the interests of manufacturers, working almost as hired guns. Police abolition is a gradual process that redirects funding into resources that support communities.
This article supplies many concrete examples from US history of how racism has devastated the US labour movement, and how the weakness of the labour movement has made anti-racist struggle more difficult.