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Police Torture in Eastleigh

The Muslim congregation’s prayer turned into a battle with police following a large scale security operation in Eastleigh. 638 more words

News Updates

Open Letter to the UNHCR Office

Friday, April 18, 2014

To the Office of UN – High Commissioner for Refugees, Switzerland, Geneva.

Subject: Arbitrary arrest and deportation of refugees in Nairobi 311 more words

Kenya

No Escape: The Realities of Living with Police Violence

It was a sweltering summer afternoon in 1993 in St. Louis, MO, and I was 16 years old. I was walking to a friend’s home about 10 minutes away. 947 more words

Social Issues

Lack of Minority Outreach, Militarized Police Moves Ferguson (MO) into a Powder Keg.

On August 9th, 2014 Michael Brown and his friend, Dorian Johnson, were walking on a street in Ferguson, Missouri; on their way to visit Brown’s grandmother. 927 more words

Police Brutality

Driving While Black - If You Fit the Profile, You Will Get Stopped.

By:  Gina L. Kershaw, Criminal Defense Attorney in Orange County, California

As an attorney working in some of the rougher neighborhoods in Southern California I have heard too many stories of police brutality.  574 more words

Do The NYPD Really Think That Bullsh*t is Going To Work?

As most of you know, a man named Eric Garner was killed by New York’s Finest on Thursday July 17th. He was put in an illegal choke hold by an officer while he fell to the ground and yelled out he couldn’t breath. 529 more words

Race