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'Police are Heroes': The Cultural Mythologies that Enable Police Brutality Against Black and Brown Americans φ Chauncey Devega

‘Police are Heroes’: The Cultural Mythologies that Enable Police Brutality Against Black and Brown Americans φ

The deaths of NYPD officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, gunned down by a mentally unstable man who later committed suicide, have been accompanied by public rituals of mourning. 1,638 more words

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Search, Seizure, and Robbery  Φ

Published on Nov 11, 2014 

US police are allowed to confiscate property without having to secure a conviction or obtain a warrant. It also helps finance police departments across the country. 132 more words

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The Right-Wing Terror Plot You Didn't Hear About This Week  φ Alternet.org

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The Right-Wing Terror Plot You Didn’t Hear About This Week

By Zaid Jilani [1] / AlterNet [2]

January 7, 2015… 277 more words

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Paris, #BlackLivesMatter, the Cultural Violence, and the White Western State

Paris, #BlackLivesMatter, the Cultural Violence, and the White Western State

January 8, 2015

By Guest Contributor

By: Malik Nashad Sharpe

Today, I mourn with French society, especially the families who have lost their loved ones to violence during yesterday’s… 1,006 more words

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10 Rational Fears Many Black People Have Living Under White Supremacy - Atlanta Blackstar

For Black people in the U.S. and around the world, there are devastating wages to be paid for living in a world dominated by white supremacy. 13 more words

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