SUPPORT BLACK LIVES MATTER

EMAIL YOUR CITY COUNCIL MEMBER TO DEFUND POLICE
HERE IS A SAMPLE EMAIL MADE BY @SARA_WYLIE FOR TORONTO RESIDENCES. PLEASE CC: mayor_tory@toronto.ca
 
PLEASE BROWSE ALL PETITIONS FOR JUSTICE FOR GEORGE FLOYD AND OTHER LIVES LOST BY POLICE HANDS:
TEXT "FLOYD" TO 55156  for justice for GEORGE FLOYD
TEXT "JUSTICE: TO 668366  for justice for GEORGE FLOYD
TEXT “ENOUGH” to 55156 for justice for BREONNA TAYLOR
 
CANADIAN:
NATIVE CANADIAN:
TRIBAL TRADE (NATIVE GIFTS)
WORLDWIDE WEB:
WHAT IS SYSTEMIC RACISM?
WHY NOT "ALL LIVES MATTER"?
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"DEFUND THE POLICE?" HOW WOULD WE STAY SAFE?
@FARM_DYKE
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WHO ARE THE POLICE REALLY?
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IS SLAVERY OVER? NO
  ➜ WHY SLAVERY?
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STATS
BY @ANNAMIEPAUL
 2000-2017, BLACKS WERE 36.5% OF THOSE KILLED BY TORONTO POLICE, BUT ONLY 8.3% OF TORONTO'S POPULATION.
 BLACK CANADIANS ARE 3% OF THE POPULATION BUT 10% OF FEDERAL PRISONS
 INDIGENOUS PEOPLES ARE 4% OF THE ADULT POPULATION BUT 30% OF FEDERAL AND PROVINCIAL PRISONS
 INDIGENOUS WOMEN ARE 42% OF FEMAL PRISONERS.
 INDIGENOUS PRISONERS SERVE MORE OF THEIR SENTENCE BEFORE RELEASE VS OTHER PRISONERS
 SINCE 2010, INDIGENOUS INMATES INCREASED 52.1%
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WATCH:  THE 13th  (ON NEFLIX)
WATCH: PATRIOT ACT (GEORGE FLOYD EPISODE)
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BOOKS TO READ OR LISTEN TO:
END OF POLICING BY ALEX S VITALE:
 ARE PRISONS OBSOLETE BY ANGELA DAVIS
 THE NEW JIM CROW: MASS INCARCERATION IN THE AGE OF COLORBLINDNESS
 THE CASE FOR REPARATIONS BY TA-NEHISI COATES
➜ ARTICLE - AUDIO
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OTHER LINKS FOR THE GTA:
CONSIDER   R E G U L A R L Y   VOLUNTEERING (AFTER COVID19) OR DONATING TO ANY OF THESE PLACES:
 

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