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NYCLU Seeks Release Of Grand Jury Evidence In Eric Garner Case

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The New York Civil Liberties Union is expected to be in court this week hoping to get more information on how the… 825 more words

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East Side Community HS Holds Seminar On How To Deal With Police

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Recent police-involved shootings has prompted a New York City high school to take action and teach its students how to deal with police. 405 more words

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School to Prison Pipeline

By Madeline Egan

On Friday, November 7th, 2014, SU Professor Anthony J. Nocella II gave a presentation entitled, “Is Special Education the New Eugenics? Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline and the Rise of Hip Hop and Disability Justice.” (According to the New York Civil Liberties Union, “The School to Prison Pipeline is a nationwide system of local, state and federal education and public safety policies that pushes students out of school and into the criminal justice system.”) It was both informative and honest, giving feedback, especially future teachers, on how to achieve “education before incarceration” for their students. 619 more words