Part of a Whole System to Criminalize Black and Latino Men
Thousands Protest Racist NYPD “Stop and Frisk”
|Internationalist contingent at June 17 Harlem march against NYPD's “stop and frisk.” (Internationalist photo)|
Police "Serve and Protect" Capital –
It Will Take Socialist Revolution to Get Rid of Racist Cop Terror
A constant, antagonistic police presence is a defining feature of life for black men in New York City, as it is in cities, towns and rural areas across the United States. To be black in this country is to have no effective rights against arbitrary detention and arrest. It is the sense of being the target of a police apparatus that makes its presence felt everywhere, from the streets to the hallways of schools and apartment buildings, from the workplace to social and religious institutions.