9 Ways The Federal Government Can Help End Police Brutality
We are in a historic time and national leaders are more engaged with the crisis of systemic police violence and discrimination than they have been in years. A nationwide movement led by courageous Black and brown youth working to end police brutality is gaining stronger by the minute. 2015 is the year of change. President Obama, Attorney General Holder, and the federal government must do more than acknowledge today's crisis — they must do everything in their power to end it. Here are 9 concrete ways that federal officials can — and must — help end police brutality and protect Black lives today.