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D.A. Bullock

D.A. Bullock

D.A. Bullock, a 2017 Bush fellow, is a filmmaker and media artist who lives in north Minneapolis.

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Black America is over-policed and under-protected

By: - December 7, 2020

The University of Minnesota Center for Urban and Regional Affairs recently released a report detailing the “over-policed and under-protected” experience of residents of north Minneapolis. The report gives extensive evidence — including data and interviews with residents — on the history and dubious future potential of the Minneapolis Police Department to supply safety for all […]

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Memo to Charter Commission: Let the people decide the future of Minneapolis Police Department

By: - August 3, 2020

Note to readers: The Minneapolis Charter Commission will decide this week whether to send an amendment to city charter — which is like the city’s constitution — back to the City Council for final review before landing on the November ballot. The amendment would dismantle the current Police Department and create a new public safety […]