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Police Violence

  1. black lives matter
    The Battle Wounds of ProtestActivists often pay the price for organizing with their health and well-being.
  2. police violence
    Darnella Frazier’s Nightmare YearWhen police fatalities touch the same person twice.
  3. policing
    When Cops Commit Property DamageThe LAPD’s detonation of a de facto bomb in a Los Angeles neighborhood highlights a different sort of police impunity.
  4. capitol insurrection
    ‘It Was No Accident’Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal on surviving the siege.
  5. labor
    NBA Playoffs to Resume, New Social Justice Initiatives AnnouncedGames will resume on Saturday, team arenas will be converted into polling locations this fall, and a new social justice coalition has been formed.
  6. rayshard brooks
    Atlanta’s Reforms Won’t Save the Next Rayshard BrooksThe mayor’s first proposals for curbing racist police violence have already been failing for years.
  7. police violence
    ‘If I Would Have Been Here, George Floyd May Still Be Alive’Mahmoud Abumayyaleh on the murder that happened outside of his store.
  8. 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.
  9. select all
    Facebook Cut Off Korryn Gaines’s Livestream of Her Standoff With the PoliceGaines was killed by police after allegedly threatening them with a shotgun.
  10. 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.
  11. Chicago Police Have Been Sabotaging Their Dash CamsThey hid microphones, removed batteries, and bent antennae.
  12. upstate’s finest
    Upstate Cop Slaps Civilian, Threatens to ‘Sh*t Down His Neck’Another day, another violent police-officer video.
  13. crimes and misdemeanors
    Cop Who Allegedly Karate-Chopped Judge Won’t Face ChargesThe Queens D.A. has opted not to pursue the case.
  14. 400 Occupy Oakland Protesters ArrestedHave also threatened to shut down port, airport, take over convention center.
  15. occupy wall street
    Police Use Forceful Tactics and Mace at ‘Occupy Wall Street’ ProtestsEighty people arrested in yesterday’s demonstrations.