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Author Meeks, Kenneth, 1963-

Title Driving while black : highways, shopping malls, taxicabs, sidewalks : how to fight back if you are a victims of racial profiling / Kenneth Meeks.

Publication Info. New York : Broadway, [2000]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  363.232 MEE    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL Third Floor - KKBB-2  363.232 MEE    AVAILABLE
Edition [First edition].
Description xiv, 254 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Understanding racial profiling -- Driving while Black : the New Jersey turnpike -- National acknowledgment that racial profiling exists -- Your legal rights during a traffic stop -- When profiling works : a different point of view -- Riding the train while Black : the Amy Bowllan story -- Shopping in a group while Black : a coach's story -- Shopping alone while Black : the silent treatment -- Looking for Air Jordan -- Flying while Black : walking through customs -- Living while Black : what to do when you're stopped -- Anonymous poetry and government legislation -- The American Civil Liberties Union Report -- The U.S. Department of Justice addresses police misconduct -- Know your Bill of Rights -- Proactive steps -- The problem with hailing a taxi -- In the news -- A walk in the park : a sense of humor.
Subject Racial profiling in law enforcement -- United States.
Discrimination in law enforcement -- United States.
Discrimination in law enforcement -- United States -- Prevention.
Searches and seizures -- United States.
Traffic violations -- United States.
Minorities -- Civil rights -- United States.
ISBN 0767905490

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