Daily Archives: February 11, 2013

For all the Non-White men in New York City, this App’s for you

From Balloon Juice: Stop-and-Frisk? There’s an App for That … By Elon James White February 7th, 2013 The New York Civil Liberties Union released the iPhone version of their Stop & Frisk app that allows users to film and immediately … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread

Happy Monday, Everyone! Make it a great week.

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African American History | Charles Gittens| First African American U.S. Secret Service agent

Charles LeRoy Gittens (August 31, 1928 – July 27, 2011) was an American United States Secret Service agent. Gittens joined the Secret Service in 1956, becoming the agency’s first African American agent. Gittens was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on August … Continue reading

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