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New York police continue counteroffensive with arrests of protesters and work slowdown

By Sandy English
January 9, 2015
World Socialist Web Site

Police arrested anti-police violence protesters in Grand Central Station for alleged threats to officers on Tuesday and have banned “die-ins” from the station. 968 more words

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Racism and Terrorism in the US: Bombing of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Office, Colorado

By RT
January 9, 2015
RT

FBI agents are seeking a middle-aged white man in connection with an explosion outside the office of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in Colorado. 544 more words

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Police counter-offensive continues in New York

By Daniel de Vries
31 December 31, 2014
World Socialist Web Site

Amidst the popular uproar over police violence in the US, the near mutinous response of the New York Police Department continued this week, promoted by sections of the media and political elite. 969 more words

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A political mobilization of the American police

By Patrick Martin
December 29, 2014
World Socialist Web Site

The funeral Saturday for New York policeman Rafael Ramos, attended by an estimated 25,000 police from all over the United States, was a carefully orchestrated political event. 1,039 more words

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Police shooting of teen provokes protests in Berkeley, Missouri

By Nick Barrickman
December 27, 2014
World Socialist Web Site

On Tuesday evening, 18 year-old Antonio Martin was killed in an altercation with a police officer outside a Mobil gas station in the Missouri suburb of Berkeley, a working class area just northwest of St. 554 more words

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The New York shooting and the bid to outlaw opposition to police violence

By Andre Damon
December 24, 2014
World Socialist Web Site

On Monday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio took the extraordinary step of calling for an end to ongoing mass protests against police violence in the city and across the country. 977 more words

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New York City police pledge “wartime” response to killing of two officers

By Sandy English
December 22, 2014
World Socialist Web Site

The fatal shooting of two New York City police officers on Saturday has been followed by a series of extraordinary statements from the police union and its political allies. 939 more words

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