Category Archives: News and Analysis

COALITION ACTIVITIES—November 14th, 2021

Dear Friends, this week the Coalition finally released our report, AUTOMATING BANISHMENT: The Surveillance and Policing of Looted Lands! The War on Youth working group held an educational webinar on how nonprofits serve to perpetuate and execute the DHS’s efforts to criminalize youth through CVE grant programs. On Monday (11/8) the Coalition held a press conference in … Continue reading COALITION ACTIVITIES—November 14th, 2021

AUTOMATING BANISHMENT: The Surveillance and Policing of Looted Land

Read Automating Banishment: The Surveillance and Policing of Looted Land, our new community-based report on the relationships between “data-driven policing” and real estate development, displacement, settler colonialism, and conquest. The report is available with interactive maps at automatingbanishment.org. You can also download a pdf of the report or download a short summary. This community-based report … Continue reading AUTOMATING BANISHMENT: The Surveillance and Policing of Looted Land

Data-Driven Policing: Abolition Requires a Culture of Resistance

Read our new article in Issue 35 of The Abolitionist, Critical Resistance‘s “publication dedicated to the strategy and practice of prison industrial complex abolition.” You can read the article below, download the pdf here, and subscribe to The Abolitionist here. Data-Driven Policing: Abolition Requires a Culture of Resistance By Stop LAPD Spying Coalition Policing is … Continue reading Data-Driven Policing: Abolition Requires a Culture of Resistance

COALITION ACTIVITIES—October 24, 2021

Dear friends, this week the Coalition organized, amplified, and executed a powerful O22 action in front of LAPD headquarters. We also supported BLM’s End Police Association action and presented our Architecture of Surveillance and Algorithmic Ecology at the Oxy Arts Encoding Futures exhibition. Click the link to read more about the work we’ve been doing! On Monday … Continue reading COALITION ACTIVITIES—October 24, 2021

This Friday, October 22: NATIONAL ANTI-POLICE BRUTALITY DAY

This Friday, October 22, at 4pm, the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition and LA CAN in coalition with our partners at BLM-LA and other organizations will be hosting an action to honor National Anti-Police Brutality Day (historically called O22) in front of the LAPD headquarters. Please join us in a show of power and solidarity against … Continue reading This Friday, October 22: NATIONAL ANTI-POLICE BRUTALITY DAY