How can we create safety collectively? How can we challenge hate and police violence by using community-based strategies rather than relying on the police?
Image above: Members of the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood enjoy a Memorial Day cookout on May 24, 2009. Bed-Stuy is one of several Central Brooklyn neighborhoods that has benefited from the Safe OUTside the System collective. (Photo: Clementine Gallot)Continue reading Safe OUTside the System (SOS) Collective: Ten Lessons for Creating Safety Without Police