From left: Toussaint L’Ouverture, Gabriel Prosser and Denmark Vesey. by Don Fitz The May 25, 2020 murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis sparked a civil rights explosion. It ignited pushes to demilitarize the police, reallocate police over-funding to necessary social services, end economic and power divides, and replace […]
By Don Fitz Scenes of sorrow spread across the US. Football teams apologize. Cops march with demonstrators. Democratic Party politicians call for “structural change” in police departments. Some of these are sincere. Others are crocodile tears shed in hopes that people will be pacified with assurances that turn […]
By Joshua Nevett BBC When videos of controversial police encounters generate headlines, there’s an important figure in the story that we rarely hear about – the person filming.
I couldn’t care less if the Crispus Attucks of the present uprising was a crack/coke/meth head, a career criminal, or a total scumbag. In fact, I think it’s hilarious. I don’t care if Derek Chauvin had 100 good citizen awards. That’s not the point. I’ve always said that […]
Todd Lewis is joined by Keith Preston, Right Ruminations and Swithun Dobson to discuss the recent riots in the US.
The original medical examiner lied to cover up for the Minneapolis pigs. Krystal and Saagar discuss remarks from Dr. Michael Baden, who said George Floyd was dead ‘many minutes’ before he was transferred to hospital.
Even Sean Hannity isn’t going to bat for the pigs who killed George Floyd. Forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Baden’s independent autopsy finds that George Floyd died by homicide caused by asphyxia.
I imagine a lot of government officials are missing the anti-lockdown protestors at this point. Defying shelter-in-place orders has been taken to a new level. By Arelis R. Hernández, J. Freedom du Lac, Katie Mettler and Meryl Kornfield Washington Post Protests raged across America on Friday on a […]
Krystal Ball blasts Amy Klobuchar for her failure to prosecute two of the officers involved in the killing of George Floyd, who were reviewed for use of force during her tenure as County Attorney.
Social distancing does get boring after a while. Violent protests erupted for the second night in Minneapolis on Wednesday over the police killing of George Floyd, a black man who was seen on video being arrested by four police officers shortly before his death.