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.@tbh4justice wrote a short piece for @adv_project about police abolition & Rochester's assault on a 9 year old in crisis.
'Policing is designed to systematically oppress Black people & maintain a white supremacist status quo. You can't reform that.'
Chicago is releasing bodycam video of the police killing of #AdamToledo, who was a 13-year-old boy.
Police claim there was an "armed confrontation" and shot him in the chest. The mayor says she saw "no evidence whatsoever" that Toledo shot at police.
(Photo: Elizabeth Toledo)
I don’t want to watch any more videos of ppl being murdered.
Folks should ask themselves how we get to a point where ppl are horrified by a can of soup being thrown at a cop in riot gear or a broken window at a dollar store, but are fine watching police murder ppl on loop?
"Stay engaged. Don’t go back to brunch; don’t go back to business as usual. Because Trump is no longer president doesn’t mean that Trumpism has gone anywhere," – @MauriceWFP on the importance of staying vigilant. https://t.co/wuE1jpExKK
"They have different structures & functions, but anti-Black racism and anti-Asian racism support each other in terms of building white supremacy" Laskey said. "It's important to understand these complex dynamics & to stand in solidarity with one another" https://t.co/ggJDWLFaed
@michaelharriot Let’s lock arms on this brotha. Over policing our communities not only costs us our lives but also our livelihoods. Thank you @michaelharriot for being a necessary voice for our times. I look to my left and my right and see sadness & rage. You make me feel seen. ✊🏽🙏🏽
@utenzil@michaelharriot They set quotas & target BIPOC
‘I Got Tired of Hunting Black and Hispanic People’
Multiple police officers in Brooklyn say they were told by a commander that white & Asian people should be left alone. The lawsuit by cops covers 2011 - 2015. https://t.co/tUqHsO6o3f