Cities
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Bridging the police-public divide

Police
by Nick Eicher & Mary Reichard
Posted 12/04/14, 02:55 pm

As demonstrations continue this week across the nation in the death of two African-American men at the hands of police, much is riding on measurable change in the relationship between law enforcement and the communities they protect. On Wednesday, a grand jury decided not to indict officer Daniel Pantaleo in the chokehold death of 43-year-old Eric Garner in Staten Island, N.Y. 

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A city in turmoil

Police | New York’s mayor meets with pastors, as protestors surge across Manhattan following a grand jury decision in the death of Eric Garner
by Emily Belz
Posted 12/04/14, 08:06 am

NEW YORK—Across this city of more than 8 million, protestors gathered and chanted, “I can’t breathe,” the last words of Eric Garner, a 43-year-old African-American man and father of six who died in July after a New York Police Department officer put him in a chokehold. On Wednesday, a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict the officer, Daniel Pantaleo.

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Photo by Jake Mitchell

All Saints' Day

Cities
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 11/01/14, 05:14 pm

Forty-one years ago today, God took away my blindness to Marxist evil and proceeded to change my life. There’s nothing exceptional in that. Every Christian is a saint who was a sinner, some more notoriously so than others.

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