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Nontheist Quaker Caretakin'

In July my partner (girlfriend? significant other?) and I started work as live-in caretakers at a Quaker meetinghouse here on Long Island. My hope is to use this blog to write about some our experiences with the nuts-and-bolts of caretaking as well as how that process intersects with Quaker ideas about decision-making, simplicity, and community. 358 more words

Calvatia Gigantea

NYPD Officers Will Wear Body Cameras in Pilot Program

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is expected to announce Thursday that the NYPD will make 50 officers wear body cameras as part of a pilot program to test the technology’s feasibility in the field,  281 more words

De Blasio CCRB Head Emery Pitches 'CopStat' to Keep Tabs on Police

Richard Emery, the civil rights lawyer Mayor Bill de Blasio appointed to head the Civilian Complaint Review Board last month, today proposed a “CopStat” system to track police abuse–just hours after… 588 more words

Bill De Blasio