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Choke Holds Are Intended To Kill – Eric Garner; Ethan Saylor

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Dr. Martin Luther King.

I’m reading the news about Eric Garner and it causes me to ask questions while getting that sick feeling in my stomach. 921 more words


Good People Observe a Sad Anniversary

This afternoon, July 5, marked the third anniversary of the senseless beating of Kelly Thomas, a schizophrenic drifter whose life was needlessly taken from him by officers of the Fullerton Police Department. 267 more words

Fullerton City Council

Father Of Man Beaten To Death By Fullerton Police To Have Night Of 'Reflection'

FULLERTON (CBSLA.com)  —    Ron Thomas, father of Kelly Thomas — the homeless man beaten to death by Fullerton Police — will gather where his son was killed Saturday night for a night of “gathering and reflection.” 267 more words


Gathering held to mark third anniversary of Kelly Thomas' death

FULLERTON - Ron Thomas, father of mentally-ill transient Kelly Thomas, said at a memorial gathering Saturday, July 5, that he has seen some positive strides made in the past three years since his son died following a confrontation by three then-Fullerton police officers in July 2011. 232 more words


BEATNIC Summer Collection - "Sorry For My Sins"

Fullerton, CA streetwear boutique, Beatnic, recently dropped some poignant visuals for their latest summer clothing collection.  Entitled “Sorry For My Sins,” the collection pays homage to the truly unfortunate… 34 more words

The 5th Element Magazine

Fullerton Police Won’t Say Whether or Not Officers Threatened Protesters

The Mid-June, 2014 Edition of the Fullerton Observer* devotes nearly all of it’s second page of print (available online as a pdf) to asking the Fullerton Police Department about both the arrests of protesters on January 18, 2014, and the subsequent arrest of A.J. 950 more words

Fullerton City Council