Police-Free Schools In California Now! Response to State Superintendent Thurmond’s Task Force on Police In Schools, from Dignity In Schools Campaign California

Cc: Governor Newsom Dear Superintendent Thurmond, We appreciate your reaching out to Black Organizing Project to discuss strategies for moving toward police-free schools. Given your disappointing public remarks last Wednesday, we are encouraged by your willingness to reflect and to listen to the leadership from our communities on this issue. Please resist the immense pressure in this moment for cookie-cutter…

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Police-Free Schools In California Now! Open Letter to Governor Newsom from Dignity In Schools Campaign California

Cc: State Superintendent Thurmond Dear Governor, Where will you be next Wednesday when the whole state watches Oakland’s school board vote on whether to become the first urban district in the country to disband its internal school police force? Up and down the state–from Stockton to LA, from Moreno Valley to Salinas–our Black and Brown youth, parents and communities…

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