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Race Relations
1440 Broadway
New York, NY, 10018
Phone: 1-212-204-4000
E-mail: reachus@about-inc.com
Website: racerelations.about.com
     "Each site in our unique network is run by a professional Guide who is carefully screened and trained by About. Guides build a comprehensive environment around each of their specific topics, including the best new content, relevant links, How-To's, Forums, and answers to just about any question."
     This site contains articles and links to other sites with information about racial profiling.
     This site includes information that can educate people with helpful information about race relations.-DME
     I agree. -JV

American Civil Liberties Union
Executive Director: Norman Siegel
125 Broad Street, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10004
Phone: 1-212-344-3005
Website: www.aclu.org/profiling/
     "The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is our nation's guardian of liberty, working daily in courts, legislatures, and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to all people in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States."
     The ACLU site lists and discusses the legislative efforts that are going on to combat racial profiling. It also has a list of current events and articles regarding the issue.
     This site contains our legislative efforts and defends our individual rights and liberties that are required to all people in our country.-DME
     I love it!. -JV

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Amnesty International USA
322 Eighth Avenue 
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 1-212-807-8400
Fax: 1-212-627-1451
Email: aimember@aiusa.org
Website: www.amnestyusa.org/rightsforall/police/
     
"Amnesty International USA (AIUSA) is the U.S. Section of this international human rights movement. Amnesty International works to: free all prisoners of conscience detained anywhere for their beliefs or because of their ethnic origin, sex, colour or language -- who have not used or advocated violence, ensure fair and prompt trials for political prisoners, abolish the death penalty, torture and other cruel treatment of prisoners, and end extra judicial executions and 'disappearances'."
     This site offers a comprehensive review of the issues involved in police misconduct. It also includes helpful links and articles to help you educate yourself.
     This site includes links that are very helpful to educate yourself on the United States section of the international human rights movement.-DME
     I agree with DME. -JV
 

The Gallup Organization
The Gallup Building
47 Hulfish Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 USA
Phone: 1-800-888-5493 or 1-609-924-9600
Fax: 1-609-924-0228
Email: sarah_van_allen@gallup.com
Website: www.gallup.com/poll/releases/pr991209.asp
     "The Gallup Organization is one of the world's largest management consulting firms. Gallup's core expertise is in measuring and understanding human attitudes and behavior. Gallup applies this expertise to help companies improve business performance by leveraging their employee and customer assets. Gallup also conducts The Gallup Poll, the world's leading source of public opinion since 1935."
     This site contains a 1999 Gallup Poll that describes the prevalence of racial profiling and offers a lot of interesting statistics.
     This site offers a lot of help that assists companies improve business. This organization is one of the worlds largest management firms and it conducts the world's leading source since 1935.-DME
     I agree with DME. -JV

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Human Rights Watch
350 Fifth Avenue, 34th Floor
New York, NY 10118-3299
USA
Phone: 1-(212) 290-4700
Email:
hrwnyc@hrw.org
Web site: http://www.hrw.org/
     "Human Rights Watch is dedicated to protecting the human rights of people around the world. We stand with victims and activists to prevent discrimination, to uphold political freedom, to protect people from inhumane conduct in wartime, and to bring offenders to justice. We investigate and expose human rights violations and hold abusers accountable. We challenge governments and those who hold power to end abusive practices and respect international human rights law. We enlist the public and the international community to support the cause of human rights for all."
     This site outlines the issue of police misconduct and gives recommendations for what you can do. It also has a comprehensive list of cities in which police misconduct is a large issue and discusses the actions that are being taken there.
     This is a really helpful site because it is dedicated to end abusive practices and to respect international human rights laws. Human Rights Watch tries to prevent discrimination and to uphold political freedom. Also to bring offenders to justice.-DME
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independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights.-JV

New York Civil Liberties Union
125 Broad Street
17th Floor
New York, NY 10023
Phone: 1-212-344-3005
Web site: www.nyclu.org/brutality.html
     "The NYCLU is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving and enhancing the principles and values embodied in the Bill of Rights, the U.S. Constitution, and the New York State Constitution. Our mission has been to defend the fundamental civil liberties values of freedom of speech, equal protection and due process of the law."
     This site includes a resolution to ameliorate issues of police misconduct in New York City. It also outlines its proposals for the future.-DME
     Its a organization that believe that one day all New Yorkers will have that right and that nobody cannot take away from then even the government.
     I agree.-JV

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