On Sale August 1st – Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color

On sale August 1st from Beacon Press, Invisible No More is a timely examination of how Black women, Indigenous women, and women of color experience racial profiling, police brutality, and immigration enforcement. Placing stories of individual women—such as Sandra Bland, Rekia Boyd, Dajerria Becton, Monica Jones, and Mya Hall—in the broader context of the twin epidemics of police violence and … Contact Her

Author

Andrea is the author of Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color and co-author of Say Her Name: Resisting Police Violence Against Black Women and Queer (In)Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States. She writes and speaks extensively on national and local policing issues, focusing on the experiences of Black women and women of color and … Contact Her

Advocate

Andrea has over 20 years of experience as a researcher, policy analyst and advocate on criminal justice issues. She offers consulting services to national, state and local organizations and philanthropic partners, including: legal, legislative, and policy research and analysis technical assistance for campaign development, strategy, and messaging research, landscape analysis, … Contact Her

Publications

Excerpt from Invisible No More: This Is How Women Of Color Are Affected By Police Brutality

Excerpt: This Is How Women Of Color Are Affected By Police Brutality was originally published 8/1/2017 on Huffpost Women. Read more about Invisible No More on this page. An excerpt adapted from Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color by Andrea J. Ritchie (Beacon Press, 2017). Reprinted with Permission from Beacon Press. It is not […]

Excerpt from Invisible No More: Why We Need a World Without Police

Excerpt: Why We Need a World Without Police was originally published 8/1/2017 on ColorLines.com. Read more about Invisible No More on this page. In this selection from her new book “Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women & Women of Color,” Ritchie breaks down the historical and contemporary factors that contribute to state sanctioned […]