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How to decrease American police violence

I’ve wanted to make a video about police homicide in the USA for a while and recently stumbled across a video which to me seemed like an excess of violence in the arrest of a suspect. 57 more words

Writing

Former Oversight Director Says Police are “Ungovernable”: Hamilton Cops Do Not Report Killing of Chokha Bayez (20)

As this project has detailed repeatedly police across Canada act largely as they wish in investigations into the harms they inflict on civilians. This includes not even reporting those harms. 571 more words

Canada

The Message I Missed

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, is one of my all-time favorite movies.  It’s in my top five and close to number one.  It’s one of those movies that I could watch a thousand times and I may have watched it a thousand times in my life.  996 more words

Life

How Power must equate to violence // The Power Review

I finished reading The Power last night, and oh my sweet lord riding a bike into the sunset this was a R I D E.  A good ride, and a ride I would recommend to a friend, but nonetheless a wild one. 514 more words

Books

The Land of T.M. Frazier

T.M Frazier is best known for her King series. I had the first book in my TBR (to be read) pile for a while before a friend told me it needed to move up. 660 more words

Blog

silence

I am scared of nothing

but leaving the house each morning.

I am scared of nothing

until I remember that in the news

people like me are dying. 302 more words

Poetry

(Not) Defining Violence

James Ensor
Death of Jezebel, 1880
Charcoal on tan wove paper

In view of various types of bombs and military actions, of the ever-increasing militarization of the police forces, and even of the rapacious bloodthirsty-ness of certain Christians and Christian leaders, it strikes me as necessary to address the term “violence.” 701 more words

Christian Humanism