Tracing Black Lives Matter Back in Time

Tracing Black Lives Matter Back in Time

—Paula C. Austin
Young Black people’s engagement in campaigns against anti-Black violence has a long history, even well beyond what many conventionally understand to be the civil rights movement.

DACA: Some Thoughts, Some Links

DACA: Some Thoughts, Some Links

—Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia
Yesterday’s outcome opens the door for thousands of new dreamers to request deferred action for the first time since the policy ended and realize their potential…

Excerpt from Evaluating Police Uses of Force

Excerpt from Evaluating Police Uses of Force

Read an excerpt from a new book by Seth W. Stoughton, Jeffrey J. Noble and Geoffrey P. Alpert that provides a critical understanding and evaluation of police tactics and the use of force.

The House on Henry Street, Today

The House on Henry Street, Today

Author Ellen M. Snyder-Grenier shares a series of stories about taking action in times of crisis from The House on Henry Street: The Enduring Life of a Lower East Side Settlement.