RECENT PRESS RELEASES
BYP100 DC and BLM DC have occupied the Legislative Office of the National Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) to demand that police officers invested in accountability and justice stop paying dues to the FOP, a private police union that protects officers – including those who kill and maim civilians – by ensuring they are paid […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2016 CONTACT: Trina Tyler | Paris Fresh. 773-802-2633 | 312-772-2614 | email@example.com Image Credit: Sarah-Ji Rhee (Facebook) CHICAGO 3/17 Happening Now: Today, March 17th, the Black Youth Project 100 (BYP100) Chicago Chapter disrupted the Chicago Police Board’s meeting in order to call a People’s Assembly. BYP100 members and allies, Assata’s […]
RECENT NEWS COVERAGE
8/29/2017: A surgeon experimented on slave women without giving them anesthesia. Now his statues are under attack.
by Deneen L. Brown, The Washington Post via Anchorage Daily News: “Amid demands to remove Confederate statues across the country, cries have grown louder to dismantle monuments to J. Marion Sims, the “father of gynecology,” a white 19th-century doctor who performed surgical experiments on enslaved black women without anesthesia….” Keep Reading