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Seattle, Protest, and Tear Gas

Seattle police are prepared to use tear gas again to disperse May Day protesters. If you believe that we the people have the right to assemble, call the Seattle Police Department and the Seattle City Council members, and tell them why tear gas is a violation of constitutional rights and a danger to innocent bystanders. 62 more words

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Mom gets Tear Gassed in the Occupied Territories

My mom, Bobbie Lord, is in the Occupied Territories (Jerusalem) for a bit doing some volunteer work for the The Jerusalem Princess Basma Center for Disabled Children… 436 more words

Shocking police overreach haunts Durham: Racial profiling, quotas and secret “conviction bonuses”

How a federal grant incentivized a police department to go nuts on drug arrests — and terrorize its community

From Salon

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Deltopia Police- Party Crashers

Following Will Hyman’s blog on March 31 about Deltopia, Isla Vista’s party of the year didn’t end well at all compared to previous years’ successes. After the move from the beach to Del Playa Drive in 2009, the party continued growing with an estimated 15,000 people in attendance this year. 232 more words


Spring Break Revelers Turn Into Drunken Rioters? Police Go Into Action At "Deltopia" -- 44 people were taken to the hospital

ISLA VISTA (CBSLA.com) — A popular spring break celebration near the University of California, Santa Barbara campus turned violent Saturday, prompting officers to release tear gas into crowds. 217 more words

April 6: El Cafetal

I woke up this morning from a message from my aunt saying that there was something happening in Caurimare and El Cafetal in Caracas between the National Guard and demonstrators. 604 more words