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1/ If you are in NY, are affected by public registration, have a loved one who is, or fundamentally oppose registries as a matter of human rights & because they distract from strategies that actually reduce sexual harm - We must join those on the ground & expand our coalitions.

I'm 100% convinced the only way through this mess is building allies through coalitions-demonstrating humanity. Nothing else will create lasting change. We know our culture created the Super Predator myth -- we can't dismantle that myth with aggressive behaviors. #EndTheRegistry

Looking for your thoughts on The Feminist War on Crime by @ayagruber using the hashtag #read4justicewithamber. Excited to announce she will be joining us for a live Q&A via Zoom on July 28th at 4 pm! Stay tuned for details. This week - Ch 3 & 4. https://www.amberspeaksup.com/amber-speaks-up-book-club/

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What Is Copaganda?? A Look At The Dangerous Ways Police Seek Public Sympathy

@NLGnews @NLGNYCnews @shadowproofcom @avitale @antiviolence @elielcruz @queermarch @PROPNYC @radleybalko @tommy_robb @prisonculture

https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2020/07/9887229/copaganda-police-propaganda-protests-meaning?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=twitter_share via @refinery29

Smart idea - Take press credentialing away from NYPD! Journalists must be able to report on NYPD w/o fear of losing press credentials. #FirstAmendment #democracy
@NYCComptroller @NYCMayor @democracynow @rcfp @cjr @tommy_robb @NYCSpeakerCoJo

https://comptroller.nyc.gov/newsroom/press-releases/comptroller-stringer-calls-on-mayor-de-blasio-to-transfer-press-credential-issuance-away-from-nypd-and-create-new-application-standards-that-reflect-the-diversity-of-new-york-city-reportage/

Matthew Chayes@chayesmatthew

THURSDAY: a TV cameraman is recording arrests of protesters in Manhattan. A police spokesman holding a baton ordered the cameraman across the street (out of view of the arrests, behind hundreds of cops) and threatened to revoke his police-issued press card: “You won’t work!”

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