Michael Bloomberg apologizes for 'stop and frisk' NY police practice

World / Politics Nov 18, 2019

Michael Bloomberg apologizes for 'stop and frisk' NY police practice

Michael Bloomberg on Sunday apologized for his longstanding support of the controversial "stop-and-frisk" police strategy ahead of a potential Democratic presidential run, a practice that he embraced as New York's mayor and continued to defend despite its disproportionate impact on people of color. Addressing a ...

Sanctuary city initiative divides liberal Tucson

World / Social Issues Nov 4, 2019

Sanctuary city initiative divides liberal Tucson

Tucson is widely credited as the birthplace of the 1980s Sanctuary Movement, an effort by churches to help refugees from Central America and shield them from deportation. Now, as President Donald Trump's immigration policies put renewed focus on the treatment of people who come to ...