Category Injustice

Cop Fired For NOT Shooting Man Who Had An UNLOADED Gun — Counter Current News

We’ve documented countless cases where cops kept their jobs and got a paid vacation after killing unarmed people, killing people after responding to the wrong house, killing people and then lying about it . . . , but what about an ex-marine cop being fired after NOT killing someone armed with an unloaded gun pointed […]

Micah Xavier Johnson and Gavin Long: Seventeen Reasons

Micah Xavier Johnson and Gavin Long: Seventeen Reasons Micah Xavier Johnson and Gavin Long: Seventeen Reasons by Paul Street “U.S. prosecutors and courts continue to deny Black Americans anything remotely close to real justice.” Judging by the coverage and commentary on corporate media telesecreens, good Americans are supposed to be surprised (as well as horrified) that […]

Stop Police Lynchings

Needed police reforms Institute for Policy Studies It’s going to take a long time to repair the damage, but smart reforms that minimize police violence and racial bias — and improve accountability and transparency — can help put us on a path to better policing and safer communities. Here are a few of them. Institute […]

Chicago Police Adopt Israeli Tactics

By Todd E. Pierce After more than a year of stonewalling and what some might call obstructing justice, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel issued an apology for the horrific execution of Laquan McDonald by Chicago police officer Jason van Dyke. Laquan McDonald was the black 17-year-old who was shot 16 times by the police officer on Oct. 20, 2014. The video […]

Babies beware!!!

Babies beware!!! This could happen to you! Watch where you sleep!!! “Merely by being in that room, Bou-Bou had assumed the risk of coming under attack by a SWAT team. By impeding the trajectory of that grenade, rather than fleeing from his crib, Bou-Bou failed to “avoid the consequences” of that attack.” Read more at […]

Bill Clinton’s dark legacy

http://prorevnews.blogspot.com/2015/06/as-we-were-saying.html As we were saying. . . . The Review has been one of the few progressive journals willing to report on how conservative Bill Clinton actually was, the furthest to the right since at least Woodrow Wilson. So we’re glad to see Alternet catch up with the facts. Alternet  Prison-loving president. In May, on […]

Amnesty International: Urgently needed nationwide reform of police in U.S.