Tuesday, April 28, 2015
The Killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson - April 2015 Edition - Update #36
From RSN: Baltimore explained.
From RSN: Cop beats his wife at Chicago PD black site, Homan Square.
From RSN: This is why I found that DOJ report on Ferguson to be wanting. They let Darren Wilson get away with murder, and then for all the DOJ's criticism of Ferguson, there were no arrests, indictments, or lawsuits.
From ThinkProgress: Dallas cops shoot mentally ill man within seconds of arriving at this apartment.
From RSN: Don't forget that Cleveland said that a child was directly responsible for his death.
From GuardianUK: Reserve deputy's shooting of an unarmed black man actually isn't being investigated anymore.
From RSN: Michael Slater almost got away with murdering a black man.
From Vice: Cop mocks dying man, and boils my blood.
From RSN: After shooting Walter Scott in South Carolina, white cop jokes about adrenaline.
From TheDailyBeast: Don't be surprised if Robert Bates and Sheriff Stanley Glanz turn out to be undercover gay lovers... not that there's anything wrong with being gay.
From Truthout: The millionaire reserve deputy who shot Eric Harris dead in Tulsa Oklahoma is really the victim.
From YahooNews: Police meet with family of cop-shooting victim, Freddie Gray.
From RSN: Grand jury, Schmand jury. When the grand jury won't give the prosecutor her way, she can just ignore them.
From YahooNews: A white guy gets shot in the back and killed by a cop. Go figure.
From YahooNews: A sapling tree planted in Mike Brown's honor is destroyed and a plague stolen.
From TheHill: Black protestors are not "enemy forces."
From Salon: Another article on "enemy forces."
From GuardianUK: My blood still boils over this decision.
From DailyCaller: A list of those horrid text released by San Francisco cops, who must be closeted Klansman.
From the GuardianUK: Why the U.S. can't keep track of police killing civilians.
From YahooSports: The NYPD never gets enough of beating on Black men. Now, they have attacked an NBA player, ending his season because of injury that they may have caused.
Tulsa Shooting - 73-year-old reserve deputy shoots man dead, although he claims that he meant to use a Taser. RAWVideo. CNN.
From Politico: Frank Serpico - "When Cops Cry Wolf" or "testi-lying.
From RT: In this article, a US Marshal says cops are trained to justify use of deadly force. Hell, they're trained to use deadly force on Black people, even children.
From TheAtlantic: The gangsters of Ferguson.
From the NYT: Cop points gun at son of Times' writer, Charles Blow.
From TheDailyBeast: Ramsey Orta, the man who recorded the choking death of Eric Garner in Staten Island, is apparently on a hunger strike while in Riker's.
From YahooNews: About the gap in between the video recordings of the South Carolina Walter Scott shooting.
From YahooNews: After this white cop in South Carolina killed an unarmed Black man, he tried to plan a weapon on him.
From RSN: White people far more accepting of police violence. I can only laugh, although I am surprised, but should not be.
From Truthout: A young African-American woman is charged with lynching in California for "removing someone from police custody." Irony x ridiculous.
From YahooMovies: City of Ferguson releases racists emails.
From Truthout: PART 1: Exclusive report begins - Chicago PD killing Black youth and purges misconduct allegations.
From Truthout: PART 2: Young life vs. deadly force
From Truthout: PART 4: How the "Gold Standard" of Police Accountability Fails Civilians by Design.
From ACLU: Since the White House Task Force on 21st Century Policing report was released, cops have killed over 100 people - an average of 3 day.
From Progressive: Black America's surveillance state.
From Truthout: Ring of Snitches - how Detroit cops got false murder convictions of young Black mane.