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Why do you march? Young protesters explain what drives them

December 9, 2014
Many of the now-daily protests on race and justice are being led by young people frustrated by recent grand jury decisions in Ferguson and New York City. Gwen Ifill gets perspectives from protester Molly Greiber, Tory Russell of Hands Up United and Jessica Pierce of the Black Youth Project on what’s driving them personally and the movement at large.
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Holder Unveils Revisions to Limits on Profiling by Federal Law Enforcement

December 9, 2014
Pete Williams | NBC News
Profiling on the basis of religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, and gender identity by federal law enforcement agencies will be banned, the Justice Department announced Monday.

Full Episode: Federal Probes into Policing, New Defense Chief, Averting a Government Shutdown

December 5, 2014
Justice Department investigates police shootings.
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Will outrage over Garner, Ferguson grand jury verdicts trigger systemic changes?

December 5, 2014
For a broader look at how the Eric Garner case and the intersection of race and justice are resonating with Americans, Gwen Ifill gets perspectives from Candace McCoy of City University of New York and Jelani Cobb of The New Yorker.
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How will NYPD handle minor offenses after Eric Garner’s case?

December 5, 2014
Following the choking death of Eric Garner, New York police commissioner Bill Bratton promised an overhaul of the police training program, and, with the mayor, addressed how officers should react to minor offenses. For the perspective from City Hall, Gwen Ifill speaks with Zachary Carter, legal adviser to Mayor Bill de Blasio.
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Eric Garner Case Heads to Justice Department

December 5, 2014
Pete Williams | NBC News
Pete Williams explains the difference between the state's investigation of the Eric Garner case, and a federal investigation.
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Some Conservatives Say Deadly Force Used to Subdue Garner Didn’t Fit the Crime

December 5, 2014
Peter Baker, Amy Chozick | The New York Times
The death of an unarmed black man from a police chokehold in New York scrambled the politics of race and law enforcement on Thursday as some conservatives who stood by the police in Ferguson, Mo., condemned them on Staten Island.
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