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October 31, 2014. Durham, North Carolina. <br />
 Reverend Mark-Anthony Middleton, the pastor of Abundant Hope Christian Church, is the spokesperson for Durham CAN (Congregations, Associations and Neighborhoods), a community organization that has been integral in the process of discussing racial bias with the Durham Police Deparment.<br />
  After the discovery, through statistical analysis, that the number of traffic stops and stop-and-frisk occurrences on black citizens were disproportionally high, a number of community organizations came together to address the situation with the the Durham Police Department.