As a member of the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement’s Peoples Self Defense Campaign, my work has included conducting Know Your Rights workshops throughout New York City and leading Cop Watch Teams in Bed-Stuy and Crown Heights Brooklyn. I was also a named plaintiff of the Floyd v the city of New York lawsuit which challenged … Continue reading Telling Our Stories: Lalit Clarkson on His Experiences Using Organizing and Legal Tools to Bring About Police Accountability
Please join us as we celebrate the life and work of Mayor Chokwe Lumumba, consider how we will continue the Lumumba Legacy and ensure his vision of "One City, One Aim, One Destiny" for the people of Jackson, MS.
The video camera is a police officer’s worst enemy. This is why across the country aggressive steps are being taken to make the filming of police officers an illegal offense. Those of us who are aware of our rights understand that this is a fallacy and that the law grants us every right to film … Continue reading Telling Our Stories: Justin Thomas On His Recent Lawsuit Against The NYPD And Why It's Important to Assert Our Rights