Be Cool 

Mehserle lost his cool. Let's not repeat his mistake. (Downloadable poster.)

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When the officer reacted in anger, he made a fatal error. One week later, a small group of protesters reacted in anger, and they made another error.

Hurting our neighbors and tearing down our community won't bring back Oscar Grant. And it won't improve policing.

The only true justice for Oscar Grant will be better relations between this community and its police. And that takes all of us. Violence is not justice.

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