The U.S. is sliding toward a grim future where abortion is criminalized with little support for families. This “new normal” is disproportionately impacting low-income people of color.
"Corrections officers are expected to safeguard the civil rights of prisoners. These officers ignored their duties and must be held to account for their actions.”
None of the terminated officers currently face any criminal charges for causing the death of Jim Rogers after tasing him at least eight times.
It’s about spreading awareness of the disparities and the inequalities created by unequal distributions of money, power, and resources within the public health sector and fighting for those most impacted by demanding policy changes.
Each is currently scheduled to be sentenced on May 17, and each faces a maximum penalty of five years in prison.
According to the assessment, staffing shortages at the police department are leading to fatigue and frustration, while the quality of law enforcement has declined due to policies pushing officers to increase the number of arrests and citations.
A decision that critics have characterized as a tacit endorsement of the violent repression of climate justice advocates.
It’s both good ethics and good business to support the rights of Black Americans and women when they are under assault.