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Police Violence

  1. Lone Juror Unwilling to Convict in Walter Scott Shooting CaseMichael Slager shot Walter Scott in the back, on tape. But one juror in South Carolina doesn’t believe that the former cop is guilty of anything.
  2. What Happens When Black People Learn They Should Fear the PoliceA new study traces the effects of a vicious police beating on 911 calls, and suggests increasing distrust of the police can lead to bad consequences.
  3. serena williams
    Serena Williams Refuses to Stay Silent About Racial Inequality in Powerful Post“It’s not how far we have come but how much further still we have to go.”
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    Facebook Cut Off Korryn Gaines’s Livestream of Her Standoff With the PoliceGaines was killed by police after allegedly threatening them with a shotgun.
  5. The Democrats’ Brave Focus on Police ViolenceEven as the GOP returns to “tough on crime” politics, the Democrats spotlight anti-black violence in their convention’s prime-time program.
  6. scary and sad things
    Video Shows San Antonio School Officer Body-Slamming 12-Year-Old GirlThe violent event was caught on video.
  7. Chicago Police Have Been Sabotaging Their Dash CamsThey hid microphones, removed batteries, and bent antennae.
  8. upstate's finest
    Upstate Cop Slaps Civilian, Threatens to ‘Sh*t Down His Neck’Another day, another violent police-officer video.
  9. crimes and misdemeanors
    Cop Who Allegedly Karate-Chopped Judge Won’t Face ChargesThe Queens D.A. has opted not to pursue the case.
  10. 400 Occupy Oakland Protesters ArrestedHave also threatened to shut down port, airport, take over convention center.
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    Police Use Forceful Tactics and Mace at ‘Occupy Wall Street’ ProtestsEighty people arrested in yesterday’s demonstrations.