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BlackLivesMatter DC
An official chapter of the BLM Global Network. IG blacklivesmatterdc blacklivesmatterdmv@gmail.com
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BlackLivesMatter DC 19m
Great piece by about how implementation of the stop and frisk data collection provision of the does a disservice to police officers AND the public.
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BlackLivesMatter DC 49m
. is not collecting the required stop and frisk data because it will expose what already has #
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BlackLivesMatter DC 54m
. and have already shown us where they stand by refusing to open the Office of Violence Prevention as required by law in 2016 (the last time we had a spike in homicides) and funded over a year ago. They have no interest in preventing murder.
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BlackLivesMatter DC 58m
Murders in DC continue despite hiring more cops and increasing their presence because for 3 years, @MayorBoswer has refused to fully or faithfully implement the and its evidence-based approaches proven to reduce homicides by up to 70% in 3 years.
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BlackLivesMatter DC 1h
D.C. can prevent violence by fulfilling the promise of the
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Non-police approaches like the were entirely the result of activists like , , , and many others.
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BlackLivesMatter DC 1h
. continues to take credit for @onse_dc and the we refuse to let DC forget she fought it and didn’t believe in a public health approach. She desperately supported mass incarceration
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. championed the in over opposition & had to step in to stop he & Muriel from ruining the bill at the last minute
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BlackLivesMatter DC 2h
“Listen to CM McDuffie’s second episode of the podcast, Hearing the Council, on SoundCloud. CM McDuffie shares some of the origin story of the along with several great personal anecdotes.”
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BlackLivesMatter DC 2h
In the end DC activists and organizers crushed ’s crime bill. A huge victory for ALL of DC.
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BlackLivesMatter DC 2h
Replying to @sydellebelle @SafeDC
Interested in which part of the helped with this.
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BlackLivesMatter DC 2h
The community rejected ’s draconian broken windows approach on sight. The video doesn’t lie...
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BlackLivesMatter DC 3h
And here’s what said in an op-ed about ’s bill.
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BlackLivesMatter DC 3h
. it will be interesting to see if this will be used in a way that gets to the streets for violence prentice and not further politicized for credit.
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Follow and RT today: Learn how DC activists, organizers, and freedom fighters work to reimagine safety in DC while resisting efforts that target, criminalize, terrorize, brutalize and kill Black and brown folks.
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Kim Lehmkuhl 4h
love too have a mayor who proposes Constitutional violations as official city policy
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BlackLivesMatter DC 4h
.’s crime bill proposed warrantless searches, but by the time we were done, that was DEAD ON ARRIVAL to .
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BlackLivesMatter DC 4h
. was promptly shut down at her August 2015 press conference announcing her terrible bill.
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