jazz haydenJoseph "Jazz" Hayden is the founder and CEO of Still Here Harlem Productions and its offshoot AllThingsHarlem.com. He is also the initiator of the Campaign To End The New Jim Crow, a campaign to build a national movement to end mass incarceration and to build caring communities.

What If We Disarmed the Police?

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Jazz Hayden: If we are going to end the daily slaughter of black youth in this country we are going to have to hold the police civilly and criminally personally liable for all of their actions.

Rich Justice Poor Justice


Jazz Hayden: Just stand outside the criminal courts, traffic courts, and civil courts on any day of the week and you will see long lines of poor people of color — black, brown, and beige — receiving “poor people injustice”.