New York is becoming a cultural center for young women trying to disrupt the male-dominated industries of design engineering and sex toys.
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- Women of Sex Tech, Unite
By ANNA NORTH - Friday Aug 18, 2017
- Soldier accused of killing New York State Police trooper
Monday Jul 10, 2017
THERESA, N.Y. (AP) — A U.S. Army soldier is accused of shooting and killing a New York State Police trooper who was responding to a domestic dispute."Trooper Davis served as a member of the New York State Police for four years and his death is yet another sad reminder of the risks law enforcement officers face each day in order to protect our communities and serve the residents of this great state," the Democratic governor said while urging New Yorkers to keep Davis' family, friends and colleagues in their thoughts and prayers.
- ‘We Are Not Criminals, We Are Prisoners’
By MARIE TESSIER and JESSICA ANDERSON - Saturday Sep 9, 2017
Our top 10 comments of the week: Readers discuss the so-called Dreamers, incarcerated women fighting wildfires, and a nurse arrested in Utah.
- Bay Area political events: Voter registration, prisoner rights
By Chronicle staff report - Wednesday Aug 16, 2017
Bay Area political events:Voter registration, prisoner rightsPolitical eventsVoter registration:Volunteers will help new U.S. citizens register to vote after swearing-in ceremony.Sponsored by Democracy Action, which works to advance Democratic candidates.Panel discussion on reforming the police training program.Panelists include David Muhammad, former Alameda County chief probation officer, and Reggie Lyles, a retired Berkeley police executive.Rep. Ro Khanna, D-San Jose, hosts a town hall meeting from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.Multipurpose room, Berryessa Community Center, 3050 Berryessa Road, San Jose.People’s budget: A discussion of progressive, alternative budget priorities on the state and federal levels from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Unitarian Universalist center, 1187 Franklin St., San Francisco.Protest outside San Francisco Hall of Justice in opposition to antiabortion advocates David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt, who are charged with felony invasion of privacy for allegedly secretly recording conversations with abortion providers.Rise Up contingent invites people to march with it in the Silicon Valley Pride Parade.The Sister District Project is raising funds for Kathy Tran, who is running for the Virginia House of Delegates, by hosting a discussion with Rita Bosworth, the Sister District Project founder, and former Assemblyman Ted Lempert.
- NY Caribbean fest revels amid security; some violence nearby
Monday Sep 4, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — Revelry, cultural pride and newly tightened security mixed Monday at one of the largest U.S. celebrations of Caribbean communities, as the city tried to ensure safety at an event that has been marred by nearby violence. But some still happened.One man was shot and another stabbed near the Caribbean Carnival parade route Monday evening, police said. Still, officials noted, an early morning pre-parade celebration unfolded safely after its start time was moved to try to avoid trouble.
- Three New Books Discuss How to Confront and Reform Racist Policing
By ELIZABETH HINTON - Wednesday Jul 26, 2017
Books by former Dallas police chief David O. Brown and the law professor Paul Butler, and a collection edited by Angela J. Davis, call for transformation of the system.