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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, left to right. Photo courtesy of Flickr/Azipaybarah
Crime

A Roundup of Our Best Posts on Stop-and-Frisk

Posted August 13, 2013 by Kelly Virella

Here are the best three posts we’ve written on stop-and-frisk and racial profiling over the past two years, including some original investigative journalism.

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NYC Politics

Text of Court Ruling Ordering Changes to Stop-and-Frisk

Posted August 13, 2013 by Kelly Virella

This is the court ruling that orders the NYPD to stop racially profiling people under its stop-and-frisk program

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From left to right: Martin Luther King, Jr., President Lyndon Johnson, Whitney Young and James Farmer. Photo by Yoichi R. Okamoto.
Holidays

Here’s What Martin Luther King Had to Say About Reverse Racism

Posted January 21, 2013 by Kelly Virella

We don’t have to let others tell us what MLK would have said us about reverse racism, because he addressed he issue himself. Here’s what he said.

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The 411

Here’s a Full List of Obama’s 23 Gun Control Proposals

Posted January 16, 2013 by Kelly Virella

President Barack Obama just held a press conference announcing the release of his 23 proposals for combatting gun violence in America. Will it work?

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riding between train cars is prohibited
Subway Surrealism

Man Run Over By Subway Train While Taking Dump Between Cars

Posted January 16, 2013 by Kelly Virella

A new subway announcement is called for: “Please do not defecate between the cars while the train is in motion.”

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