CEBW Statement on Manhattan DA's Farebeating Policy and Mayor de Blasio's Comments

F or street activists who have organized to finally bring scrutiny on the utterly racist, decades-old policing philosophy known as Broken Windows policing, it is frustrating to watch white policymakers - one a prosecutor, another a former Giuliani underling, another a liberal supporter of racist policing - "debate" over policies that affect poor Black and Latino New Yorkers.