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Wisconsin Requires Outside Investigation for Police-Custody Deaths

In April 2014, Wisconsin became the first state to require that police-custody deaths be investigated by outside agencies. Anti-police-violence activists in other states may benefit from Wisconsin’s example. 68 more words

Activism

What if Michael Bell Was Black?

A recent piece from NPR begs the question: If Michael Bell was black would this have ever happened, Would a new state law ever have been created and passed? 438 more words

Police

The Distrust of Police Isn't Automatic, It's Earned...

This morning, as any typical morning, I was going through my newsfeed looking at my friend’s funny stories about their kids, or how to bake something yummy for the holidays and I came across a relative’s post about police officers. 835 more words

Opinion

"The law that we passed is not perfect:" New push to improve state's police oversight bill

KENOSHA (WITI) — A Ferguson-related protest was held in Kenosha on Tuesday evening, November 25th. One of those in attendance was a man whose son was killed by police 10 years ago. 525 more words

News

Save the Date in 2015!

Save the date! The First Annual Old Fort Lowell Artists Group exhibition is history but next year’s event is already on the calendar! The participating artists met after the show to review the logistics and whether or not to continue. 510 more words

Art Exhibition

British Horseracing Authority responds to Daily Mirror photo relating to death of Wigmore Hall

By Simon Jackson.

The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has issued a statement in response to a photo in the Daily Mirror relating to the death of Wigmore Hall, who was put down after being injured at Doncaster. 505 more words

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