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An effort led by Black youth in Chicago to demand $95 Million for youth & communities, not a new facility for Chicago Police.

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So if you want to come see some badass attorneys argue about decisions and cop academies, come through tomorrow mor… https://t.co/YbqbBDo0dl
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyThe way FOIA laws work, the gov doesn’t have to give you things that are “pre-decisional” & “deliberative.” The th… https://t.co/FEvMHehV13
Retweeted by NoCopAcademySo our attorneys are back in court tomorrow to see if the Mayor’s Office has figured itself out yet. Since March o… https://t.co/TXOt1aaAPU
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11/14
2019
SEE YOU MONDAY. #NoCopAcademy https://t.co/wXTSfScdrx
10/2
2019
Also Ald Pat Dowell, Budget Chair, wasn’t listening. Young folks named some clear REVENUE ideas throughout the nig… https://t.co/34G3sOFCERWanna feel like you were in the room on Wednesday for the #ChiYouthTownHall ? Listen here: https://t.co/l84CTCIX6Qhttps://t.co/TVPuL2YSBB
9/27
2019
Ana brought down the house at the #ChiYouthTownHall 🔥 https://t.co/8UJemjBVHlCan someone download this and send to us? Nocopacademy [at] gmail dot com https://t.co/yDrDuPvSSSYoung person calls out the cop academy and it’s role in gentrification, and then why schools don’t have social work… https://t.co/t3hZTKx6jX
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyChicago's youth are asking the mayor questions the press should be asking more often. https://t.co/dI1pKhuEGH
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy.@Asha_2A is saying the city only spent $1.8 on violence but &1.5 billion on CPD. She said the Mayor needs to defun… https://t.co/ykZqe39Gjg
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyWhy the explain to us why the city so broke & they spend $1.5 billion on CPD. We can’t wait to speak & make our pro… https://t.co/9wHffkeGph
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyIf you care about Chicago, or even just justice, support these young people. They’re saving themselves. https://t.co/Uu2pEhmoUZ
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyYouth at #LoriLightfoot's budget forum just dropped a banner demanding the city #FreezePoliceSpending and… https://t.co/zQSwSdTQaT
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyThe young people questions tonight are so on point! We so proud of our future! #ChiYouthTownHall @ Robert Lindblom… https://t.co/NfMqIReWhJ
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyDid anyone at the #ChiYouthTownHall get a pic of the slides showing the estimated 2020 budget? They definitely show… https://t.co/0Ej0XhbWcB
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy @NoCopAcademy Young person: Lightfoot will you freeze police spending and invest in youth jobs instead? Lightfoot:… https://t.co/rXtCbk3KwP
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyBREAKING. “Freeze Police Spending | Fund Youth Jobs!” banner dropped at #ChiYouthTownHall #OurChiBudgethttps://t.co/4PuyAzErup
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyBREAKING. “Freeze Police Spending | Fund Youth Jobs!” banner dropped at #ChiYouthTownHall #OurChiBudgethttps://t.co/4PuyAzErup
9/26
2019
Ariel from @BLMChi points out that we spend $4.5 million per day on policing, more than an entire year on substance… https://t.co/sS3oV2ww8O
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyWe’re at City Hall this morning for the #ChiBudget #ReimagineChicago press conference. “Call for a budget for those… https://t.co/fE8k2XUGr5
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyAriel with @BLMChi “Since Laquan was killed by Jason Van Dyke, CPD’s budget has increased by nearly $300,000,000 do… https://t.co/RY6QEqHS04
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9/10
2019
“As we head back to school, we must remember that students will be entering the building and spending 7 hours a day… https://t.co/IxZhSXVuWU
9/4
2019
A @NoCopAcademy lawsuit will force the city to explain why 400 documents related to the $95 million training academ… https://t.co/R5d7N4ijVJ
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyAfter campaigning on a platform of transparency, Mayor Lightfoot is fighting to block 400 pages of Cop Academy docu… https://t.co/nICkPVf71J
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy @NoCopAcademy is suing the city to have the mayors office release the documents.
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8/9
2019
The high police presence at pride is infuriating.Stonewall was a literal riot against police. The slurpus of police… https://t.co/9ZGJNIS0Tm
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyResharing this piece about #LoriLightfoot because it applies almost word for word to #KamalaHarris (switch out "def… https://t.co/a52VcR9FI1
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyI have put blood/sweat/tears into putting on for this city through organizing around investment in POC communities/… https://t.co/ceAZQlxprB
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6/29
2019
After the presser, students circled up to introduced themselves and their ideas for how theyd spend the $20 million… https://t.co/ItZxDrdKZo
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6/22
2019
It’s the students demanding the adults do their jobs by ensuring schools are fully resourced and staffed and free f… https://t.co/JLMZAygOmL
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyWe do remember that, now that u mention it 🤔 #NoCopAcademy https://t.co/CsGwxmrJnAStudents & teachers in front of @ChiPubSchools calling for the removal of police from their schools. “We need that… https://t.co/THCOmYUPbI
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyThis!!!! #NoCopAcademy. (We also sued her for not letting us give public comment before a budget vote in her comm… https://t.co/cDDQbZhvgg#PoliceFreeSchools ... a thread ⬇️ https://t.co/GcR8jnD9sW.⁦@AssataDaughters⁩ youth organizer highlights the immense evidence of police abuse in schools. We must fight for b… https://t.co/gHavHiG787
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6/20
2019
Abortion should be safe, legal, & accessible to ALL people. We're enraged by the recent bills being passed. We're i… https://t.co/G6lEiZvQDc
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5/17
2019
Today is the day! We’re demanding to end intersex surgery now in Chicago! See you at 11:45am at 2121 s prairie aven… https://t.co/re71K7vjQl
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5/3
2019
Our article in the @Chicago_Reader's new #Grassroots section on the lessons of the #NoCopAcademy campaign is now up… https://t.co/HYZ2ddX3y9
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4/27
2019
How do struggles against huge police budgets in Chicago and against US support for Saudi-led war in Yemen in Congre… https://t.co/i3IcaPohvo
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy @julianapino @LVEJO #NoCopAcademy is a climate issue. Abolishing money bond is a climate issue. @julianapino drawin… https://t.co/5R9U6dmhFU
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4/23
2019
It's a very queer 24-hour fundraising marathon! 💫 When you give to @3Wave, your dollars are spread to QTPOC dealing… https://t.co/W7Ot7fSz9t
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4/18
2019
On Thurs, April 18 for 24 hours, two fabulous donors are matching funds we raise during @GiveOUTDay, which will go… https://t.co/nsnfsj5Ijk
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4/16
2019
Join us and @ForThePeopleChi this Sunday (4/7, 12-3pm) for Screenprinting for Liberation! Bring your own shirt or o… https://t.co/HG33qCAV3p
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4/5
2019
I’m absolutely loving all the #StopLightfoot selfies I’m seeing today on social media. Chicago, you’re powerful. Wh… https://t.co/7GGUFY4wM2
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4/3
2019
So everyone's favorite "fact" about Lightfoot (from her website lol) is to say that the rate of officers fired for… https://t.co/cQXG5byanS
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4/2
2019
#LoriLightfoot and her team are anything but outsiders, independents, or progressives. Read what researchers at… https://t.co/9xoJBzPrrU
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyBREAKING: #StopLightfoot Train Takeover!!! Voters already saying thank you & asking for more info.… https://t.co/nQueBPux4W
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyBREAKING: A Chicago media outlet has dared to publish something other than free PR for Lightfoot! This is HUGE and… https://t.co/IFP9TNm0Ls
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy @NoCopAcademy totally changed my mind about Lightfoot during my red line ride home today- thank you beautiful inspi… https://t.co/c1PAn3BMLZ
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3/27
2019
HAPPENING NOW 🔔 Press conference called by #EraseTheDatabase coalition to tell Cook County Sheriff Office: Follow… https://t.co/QYsWRZvPtU
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyWhen her campaign launched, Lightfoot uplifted #NoCopAcademy activists calling them smart & sharp & saying Emanuel… https://t.co/iiKoYMlQ1Z
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyPre-debate :: post-getting kicked out. “We know who you are from twitter and the campaigns are concerned you will… https://t.co/VX00w6qyZ0
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3/26
2019
🚨NEW #StopLightfoot ZINE ALERT! We want YOU to read, share, print, leave the zine on trains, bus stops, cafes, & ba… https://t.co/A6DbxfEHhB
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyToday we're re-sharing Ep 21 w/@dreanyc123 on @InvisibleNMBook: https://t.co/GorlgzR7RW. We thought we'd have time… https://t.co/EOFhNvBH03
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3/25
2019
We didn't chase Rahm out of the mayor's office to get stuck with a cop mayor! We have 12 days to #StopLightfoot! L… https://t.co/c93wwmvofM
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyHAPPENING NOW: Black queer activists disrupt Lori Lightfoot meet & greet to expose her false promises. via… https://t.co/mcsLTe3xc3
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyYou know what a threat Lori Lightfoot is if *I'm* recommending a vote for Toni Lori's a cop who's been appointed t… https://t.co/G8JBp1Rljm
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy"In recent days, several black teens disrupted a Lightfoot event... They were critical of her role on the Police Bo… https://t.co/FBYB1ZLYZz
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyFriendly reminder that Toni Precwinkle shutdown the soda tax after a month in response to community outrage where a… https://t.co/UBZEhLMQhq
Retweeted by NoCopAcademythis is disturbing....Lori Lightfoot dragged out the Police Board hearings so that Dante Servin, the cop that kille… https://t.co/eMT5wSXfR1
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyBlack trans and gnc youth shutdown #LoriLightfoot AGAIN this afternoon, saying #RememberRekia #StopLightfoot Our B… https://t.co/9fallGzz2I
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3/23
2019
Join FTP artists Ruby Pinto (@ChiBondFund), Danbee Kim (@GrassrootsChi) & Melisa Stephen (@NoCopAcademy) on 3/29 fo… https://t.co/pc5D3QBCZZ
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyWe have 12 Days to #StopLighfoot, read why at https://t.co/bhXKxvpn0X https://t.co/gLBAC9bEeX
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3/22
2019
And with this he's uplifting the urgent need to #StopLightfoot. https://t.co/nf1ECWyKSD
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyYoung people just held Lori Lightfoot accountable for helping ensure that Chicago cop Dante Servin retired with his… https://t.co/K9a4fyQnTv
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyWe'll compare this to today's action at a Lori Lightfoot Q&A https://t.co/gOpuO8YfGc #RememberRekia
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyFor our mens group this evening, were circling up to #RememberRekia Learning about her life and the resistance her… https://t.co/9wCpllQbPw
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyLast year, we launched the #SexWorkerGivingCircle, the first sex worker-led fund house at a U.S. foundation. Now we… https://t.co/z0nLBzsFtO
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyReparations for survivors of Chicago police torture includes a public memorial. This art exhibit has 6 ideas for on… https://t.co/wcLykCsX3J
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyJust saw the vid of .@LightfootForChi shutting down protesters. Every day that Dante Servin ass collects a fucking… https://t.co/zE1y0FrtRP
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyLori Lightfoot's history of covering up police misconduct and defending police brutality lawsuits for the city, def… https://t.co/XDapmuMqDb
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyWe have 12 days to #StopLightfoot! We can not allow Chicago to have a cop mayor! https://t.co/EbfOgxULrc https://t.co/FuBd7XV1dN
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyToday Black youth disrupted Lori Lightfoot to #RememberRekia It's the 7-year anniversary of Rekia's murder by off-d… https://t.co/ZEwEk8XjLq
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy#StopLightfoot https://t.co/aJYd2DOW8U https://t.co/l5sxCj3iQK
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyI don’t know 1 activist, community organizer or grassroot organization supporting #LoriLightfoot. On the contrary m… https://t.co/UbM9YuQvaw
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyI'm shocked at the number of white ppl defending #LoriLightfoot because of her identities as a Black queer women. I… https://t.co/AgTuUrUoF7
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyLori Lightfoot is a danger to our Black and Brown communities. She's WORSE than Rahm. Please #RememberRekia & how m… https://t.co/HAXetqDS0f
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3/21
2019
Early Bird Rates for #SeedsofChange End Friday, March 22. We're honoring three fierce groups, @NoCopAcademy,… https://t.co/12fZl0QCz9
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3/19
2019
We are humbled to be one of the honorees at this year's @CrossroadsFund #SeedsOfChange! Come celebrate with us,… https://t.co/nAABG2eocj
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3/18
2019
We must build bridges and create opportunity in every community. Neighborhood schools are anchors of our communitie… https://t.co/qDjY4kNstu
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3/17
2019
"We're not going anywhere," one of the @NoCopAcademy activists said during the vote last Wednesday. @ChiCouncil app… https://t.co/LHdLQgpX9N
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyThe #NoCopAcademy coalition makes me so proud because it is multiracial, multigenerational, Black youth-led, and fu… https://t.co/doQ3rDd4kR
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy💕💕💕 so much love to you all at #NoNewJailsNYC https://t.co/86JV0tZsg0"I say thankyou to the #NoCopAcademy organizers. You have sustained my hope. I choose to emphasize the fact that yo… https://t.co/OJhwVaEG3r
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyL.A. Solidarity Action with Chicago #NoCopAcademy! We want peace builders/intervention workers instead of more arme… https://t.co/LAWriTMLR0
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyAs a Black queer person I can safely say that just because someone is Black and queer doesn't mean they're progress… https://t.co/cqIuhTTOes
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyAnyone who suggests that the closed schools of Black youth should be turned into training facilities for the police… https://t.co/eSr1nTGsM9
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy#NoCopAcademy argued that bolstering mental health services and school funding should be higher priorities than the… https://t.co/RT8iUs947m
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy#NoCopAcademy @NoCopAcademy has changed our lives forever. thank you. https://t.co/Xhr2BHlaEx
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyI’m okay physically, but mentally & emotionally it’s gonna take a bit to heal, Iwas not expecting to be beaten toda… https://t.co/5nfKFRIHBa
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyWere you inspired by the young Black organizers leading the #NoCopAcademy campaign? Did #NoCopAcademy change your… https://t.co/tCzU3e8W5A
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy"Now that you witnessed and perhaps supported this campaign from afar, what will do now?... Will you boldly say no… https://t.co/omGiwyjDrB
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyOne of the things I've loved about the #NoCopAcademy campaign is that it pushed the political conversation in Chica… https://t.co/wxuo2tWoW6
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy“perhaps supported this campaign from afar, what will do now? What are the lessons from #NoCopAcademy that can be a… https://t.co/sTEcUIH52Z
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyTHE MOST BEAUTIFUL WORDS I'VE READ ABOUT #NoCopAcademy . THANK YOU TO THE YOUNG BLACK WOMEN WHO LED THIS CAMPAIGN.… https://t.co/hqiQQG1akI
Retweeted by NoCopAcademySix yrs ago, I was in an elevator blockade like the one #NoCopAcademy carried out yesterday. As it happens, that pr… https://t.co/TPwAGskuhe
Retweeted by NoCopAcademyFinal thought for the day: The "tenuous relationship" between slaves and slave catchers wasn't solved through bette… https://t.co/RBOnskx35T
Retweeted by NoCopAcademy @soit_goes @CTULocal1 She is literally proposing a city full of Cop Academies. With a straight face. On the day tha… https://t.co/lOtXrmf8uv
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3/15
2019

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