Zine Bibliography

  1. Racial, Economic and Health Inequality and COVID-19 Infection in the United States” (2020) - Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities

  2. Lest we forget the horrors: A catalog of Trump’s worst cruelties, collusions, corruptions, and crimes: The complete listing (So far): Atrocities 1-995” (2020) - McSweeney's Internet Tendency.

  3. White supremacy & the Trump administration” - The Cross Cultural Solidarity History Project.

  4. Terrorists Are Always Muslim but Never White: At the Intersection of Critical Race Theory and Propaganda” (2017) - Fordham Law Review

  5. Houston approves $11.5 million in CARES Act spending” (2020) - Community Impact Newspaper

  6. George Floyd: ‘I’m gonna change the world’” (2020) - Houston Chronicle 

  7. As police chief urges 'meaningful reform,' critics wonder why it's missing in Houston” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  8. The George Floyd Killing Exposes the Failures of Police Reform” (2020) - The Intercept

  9. Why the Killing of George Floyd Sparked an American Uprising” (2020) - Time

  10. Study finds Houston leads most cities in racial, economic and poverty disparities” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  11. Blocked Out series (2016-2020) - The Texas Tribune

  12. Houston among top U.S. metros in eviction filings during Covid-19” (2020) - Houston Business Journal

  13. Mayor Turner gets $4M from city vendors but denies ‘pay to play’” (2019) - Houston Chronicle

  14. Probe of Old Drug Cases Raises Questions About 2004 George Floyd Arrest” (2020) - New York Times

  15. Ex-police officer tied to deadly Houston raid may have presented false evidence, convicting 69 people” (2020) - ABC 11

  16. Segregated from opportunity” (2020) - Washington Post

  17. The Hero Myth of Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo” (2020) - Texas Monthly

  18. HPD Budget to face Community Scrutiny at Houston City Council” (2020) - Indivisible Houston

  19. Mayor Turner Pulls Houston Out Of COVID-19 Housing Task Force, Blindsiding Members” (2020) - Houston Public Media

  20. Opinion: It wasn’t all peaceful. What HPD doesn’t want you to know about Houston’s George Floyd protest” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  21. Houston Police Department shells out $21 million in overtime over George Floyd protests” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  22. Police arrest 200 after Tuesday's George Floyd march as some protesters allege unfair treatment” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  23. Harris County Jail faces a new threat: Inmates who caught COVID on the outside” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  24. Civil rights activists call for police reforms in Houston” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  25. Mayor Sylvester Turner (@SylvesterTurner) - Twitter, 10/19/2020

  26. Houston OKs $5.1 billion budget that increases police spending despite calls to ‘defund’ HPD” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  27. Mayor's Increased Policing Initiative (Demographics)” (2020) - Original data by HAC

  28. Race and Ethnicity in Houston, Texas (City) (2020) - Statistical Atlas

  29. Mayor's Increased Policing Initiative (Demographics)” (2020) - Original data by HAC

  30. 1 in 5 immigrants at ICE detention in Houston has COVID-19” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  31. Probe of Old Drug Cases Raises Questions About 2004 George Floyd Arrest” (2020) - New York Times

  32. 4 Houston Police Officers Fired Over Fatal Shooting Of Nicolas Chavez” (2020) - NPR

  33. Family responds as Acevedo details shooting that killed gospel artist Adrian Medearis” (2020) - Houston Chronicle

  34. Video Shows Houston Police Officer Beating Man In Handcuffs” (2020) - Houston Public Media

  35. DeShaney v. Winnebago County Department of Social Services (1988) - Oyez

  36. Castle Rock v. Gonzales (2005) - Oyez

  37. MSD students v. Broward County (2018) - United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

  38. American Policing and the Danger Imperative” (2016) - Yale University

  39. We Reviewed Police Tactics Seen in Nearly 400 Protest Videos. Here’s What We Found.” (2020) - ProPublica

  40. Police Use of Force: An Examination of Modern Policing Practices” (2018) - U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

  41. Amnesty International Documents Widespread Police Violence Against Protesters for Black Lives” (2020) - Amnesty International

  42. Law Enforcement Misconduct” (2020) - U.S. Department of Justice

  43. Corruption and the Blue Code of Silence” (2002) - Police Practice and Research

  44. How the U.S. Got Its Police Force” (2017) - Time

  45. More cops. Is it the answer to fighting crime?” (2019) - USA Today

  46. Preventing Crime: What Works, What Doesn’t, What’s Promising” (1998) - National Institute of Justice

  47. Clearances” (2019) - FBI: Uniform Crime Reporting

  48. The Criminal Justice System: Statistics” (2018) - RAINN

  49. Police Integrity Lost: A Study of Law Enforcement Officers Arrested” - U.S. Department of Justice

  50. What the U.S. Can Learn From Countries Where Cops Don't Carry Guns” (2020) - Time

  51. Report: Harris County’s bail reforms let more people out of jail before trial without raising risk of reoffending” (2020) - The Texas Tribune

  52. Third Ward: The epicenter of Houston's fight for racial equality” (2014) - Houston Chronicle

  53. Holding on to history: Patchwork of Freedmen's Town preservation efforts keeps fight alive” (2020) - Community Impact Newspaper

  54. The Militarization of America” (2016) - Open the Books

  55. ICE and Border Patrol Abuses” (2020) - ACLU

  56. Trump Declared Himself the 'President of Law and Order.' Here's What People Get Wrong About the Origins of That Idea” (2020) - Time

  57. The Problem With Community Policing” (2017) - Abolition Research Group

  58. The Disparate Impact of Surveillance” (2017) - The Century Foundation

  59. The Best Algorithms Struggle to Recognize Black Faces Equally” (2019) - Wired

  60. American Policing and the Danger Imperative” (2016) - Yale University

  61. Militarization and police violence: The case of the 1033 program” (2017) - Research and Politics

  62. Number of people shot to death by the police in the United States from 2017 to October 2020, by month” (2020) - Statista

  63. The good-guy image police present to students often clashes with students’ reality” (2020) - The Conversation

  64. Just say no to viral ‘copaganda’ videos” (2020) - Daily Dot

  65. How A Theory Of Crime And Policing Was Born, And Went Terribly Wrong” (2016) - NPR

  66. The Invention of the Police” (2020) - The New Yorker

  67. The Police Were Created to Control Working Class and Poor People, Not ‘Serve and Protect’” (2015) - In These Times

  68. Why We Let White-Collar Criminals Get Away With Their Crimes” (2020) - New York Times

  69. Unpunished Criminals: The Social Acceptability of White Collar Crimes in America” (2014) - Eastern Michigan University

  70. No Safe Place: The Criminalization of Homelessness in U.S. Cities” (2019) - National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty

  71. Crime and Criminal Justice Under Capitalism and Socialism: Towards a Marxist Perspective” (1986) - Social Justice/Global Options

  72. #IAskForHelpBecause Campaign (2020) - National Homelessness Law Center

  73. Laws Punishing Homeless People for Sleeping in Public Are Cruel and Unusual, Court Rules” (2018) - New York Times

  74. How Do the Police Actually Spend Their Time?” (2020) - New York Times

  75. 2019 Operational Summary - Houston Police Department

  76. How Many Crimes Do Your Police 'Clear'? Now You Can Find Out” (2015) - NPR

  77. When did prisons become acceptable mental healthcare facilities?” (2015) - Three Strikes Project, Stanford Law School

  78. Criminalization of Mental Illness: It’s a Crime” (2014) - National Alliance on Mental Illness

  79. Ending the Poverty to Prison Pipeline” (2019) - FPWA

  80. Carroll v. United States (1925) - Justia

  81. Terry v. Ohio (1968) - Justia

  82. Warren v. District of Columbia (1981) - Justia

  83. City of Los Angeles v. Lyons (1983) - Justia

  84. Tennessee v. Garner (1985) - Justia

  85. Malley v. Briggs (1986) - Justia

  86. Graham v. Connor (1989) - Justia

  87. H.R.878 - Law Enforcement Officers' Bill of Rights Act of 1995 - 104th Congress (1995-1996)

  88. Justice Can't Wait: Independence Day Agenda for Houston Policing” (2020) - Justice Can’t Wait

  89. Progress Report: Houston Police Reform” (2020) - ACLU Texas

  90. The Short, Fraught History of the ‘Thin Blue Line’ American Flag” (2020) - The Marshall Project

  91. Police Data Initiative - The Police Foundation, The Office of Community Oriented Policing Services

  92. Does de‐escalation training work?” (2020) - Criminology & Public Policy

  93. Research on body-worn cameras” (2019) - Criminology & Public Policy

  94. Crime Victimization, 2019” (2020) - Bureau of Justice Statistics

  95. We asked 155 police departments about their racial bias training. Here's what they told us.” (2019) - CBS News

  96. "Re: Recommendations related to policing and reform submitted by organizations, the public, and Council Members” (2020) - City Council Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee

  97. Turner looking to private sector for Complete Communities funding” (2018) - Chron.com

  98. 2019 Operational Summary - Houston Police Department

  99. Can Prison Abolition Ever Be Pragmatic?” (2017) - Current Affairs

  100. The Oakland Power Projects - Critical Resistance

  101. Alternatives to Detention” - Freedom for Immigrants

  102. INCITE! website

  103. The Young Women’s Empowerment Project (YWEP) website

  104. The People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) Linktree

  105. 12 Things To Do Instead of Calling the Cops” - May Day Collective and Washtenaw Solidarity & Defense

  106. Restorative Practices: Fostering Healthy Relationships & Promoting Positive Discipline in Schools” (2014) - The Schott Foundation

  107. The Restorative Justice Collaborative of Houston Facebook page

  108. Restorative Empowerment for Youth Facebook page

  109. Houston CATJ Friends (Community Accountability + Transformative Justice) Facebook page

  110. Age of Change website

  111. Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) website

  112. Extinction Rebellion (XR) Houston website

  113. Houston Tenants Union website

  114. Mutual Aid Houston website

  115. National Lawyers Guild (NLG) website

  116. Party for Socialism and Liberation (PSL) - Houston Facebook page

  117. People’s United Renaissance Party (P.U.R.P.) - Houston Instagram page

  118. Restoring Justice website

  119. Say Her Name HTX Instagram page

  120. Sunrise Movement - Houston Instagram page

  121. The People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) Linktree

  122. Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equity (URGE) website

  123. West Street Recovery website

  124. City of Houston's Annual Operating Budget Bootcamp” (2020) - City of Houston Finance Department

  125. Deescalation and Interventions” (2016) - Side With Love