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"BREAKING: State of Minnesota launches sweeping civil rights investigation into Minneapolis Police Dept.
The investigation, stemming from the death of George Floyd, will be designed to root out "systemic racism that is generations deep," Gov. Walz says."
Direct action: it gets the goods.
1/2 Didn't realise until now but a lot of Angela Davis's work is available to read for free online, if you are not able to get a physical copy. She's a very clear writer I think and easy to get to grips with even if this kind of writing is new to you. Links: Are Prisons Obsolete? https://collectiveliberation.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Are_Prisons_Obsolete_Angela_Davis.pdf
Women, Race & Class https://legalform.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/davis-women-race-class.pdf
Angela Davis: An Autobiography https://drive.google.com/file/d/1vI1u2AZTGcp7DO8Ys24KbW8SdDIQHD8q/view
Globalism and the Prison Industrial Complex https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/6940/94a584fb7f305110d11abaacecec2938337d.pdf
I compiled a list of alternatives to calling the police, specific to the Albany, NY area. To my white upstate NY followers: PLEASE reconsider before you call the cops on someone.
Sharing this here in case it isn’t making the rounds in the fediverse: a handy Google doc for people to do their own homework on how to be better allies and anti-racist: https://docs.google.com/document/u/1/d/1BRlF2_zhNe86SGgHa6-VlBO-QgirITwCTugSfKie5Fs/mobilebasic
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