Tuesday, September 22, 2020

ACLU demands immediate resignation of Kenosha police chief, sheriff, and mayor

The actions of the city’s top law enforcement officials, said the group, “uphold and defend white supremacy, while demonizing people who were murdered for exercising their first amendment rights and speaking out against police violence.”
video

“On a hunting spree”: Wisc. Rep. David Bowen says cops turned blind eye to...

The shooting sparked massive protests across the country and in Kenosha, where a white teenager opened fire on Black Lives Matter protesters Tuesday, killing two people.

Cops admit to targeting citizen after he filed complaint against them

“Spiteful retaliation from law enforcement officers towards a citizen for any reason is an unacceptable option.”
video

“The games will not go on”: Pro athletes strike for black lives, bringing leagues...

“It’s not just an example for racial justice protesters around the country. I think it’s a challenge to the labor movement as a whole.”
video

‘A human tragedy’: Wildfires reveal California’s reliance on incarcerated firefighters

Lay bare the state’s reliance on prison labor to control its ever-growing wildfire season with an exploitative system many have called slave labor.

Bannon and three others face wire fraud, money laundering charges after allegedly stealing from...

“This case should serve as a warning to other fraudsters that no one is above the law, not even a disabled war veteran or a millionaire political strategist.”
video

Police officer fired after tasing woman on video

“Each member of this department shall consider it his or her duty to be of service to the general public and to render that service in a kind, considerate, and patient manner.”

Responding to voter suppression, understanding manipulated elections

Voter suppression has gotten more sophisticated in recent elections.

Protests break out in Wisconsin after police shoot Black man in the back multiple...

Following the police shooting, hundreds of Wisconsinites marched through the streets of Kenosha and gathered outside the Kenosha County Public Safety Building chanting, "No justice, no peace!"

Former Green Beret arrested for selling classified info to Russia

“According to the allegations, Mr. Debbins knowingly provided information to self-proclaimed members of Russia’s Intelligence Service, the GRU."