Category Archives: Police

This is What Apartheid Looks Like: Trivial Atrocity…

Why/ Who Died? from The Only Democracy? by The Only Democracy? By David Grossman, Translated by Sol Salbe All said and done it is merely a minor story about an illegal alien who stole a car, was injured in an accident, then released … Continue reading

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Tomgram: Stephan Salisbury, Weaponizing the Body Politic

Tomgram: Stephan Salisbury, Weaponizing the Body Politic Posted by Stephan Salisbury at 6:04pm, March 4, 2012. [Note for TomDispatch Readers: Scott Horton writes the No Comment column for Harper’s Magazine online. He’s one of the earliest figures whose writing I began following post-9/11 (and … Continue reading

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From Occupation to ‘Occupy’: The Israelification of American domestic security

From Occupation to ‘Occupy’: The Israelification of American domestic security from Mondoweiss by Max Blumenthal              18 November 2011 UC Davis police pepper spray students         (Photo: Reuters/Brian Nguyen) Originally published in Al Akhbar on 2 December 2011. In October, the Alameda County Sheriff’s Department turned … Continue reading

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Palestine in Oakland

Palestine in Oakland from Mondoweiss by Adam Horowitz   Woman in a wheelchair tries to escape the tear gas the Oakland Police Department launched upon the protesters. (Photo: Occupy Together) Last night police in Oakland, California cracked down on protesters in the Occupy Oakland … Continue reading

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Video: The people vs the regime — “I am not moving”

Video: The people vs the regime — “I am not moving” from AMERICAblog: A great nation deserves the truth by Gaius Publius http://www.facebook.com/plugins/like.php?href=http://www.americablog.com/2011/10/video-people-vs-regime-i-am-not-moving.html&layout=standard&show_faces=false&width=100&action=recommend&font=arial&colorscheme=light https://plusone.google.com/u/0/_/+1/fastbutton?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.americablog.com%2F2011%2F10%2Fvideo-people-vs-regime-i-am-not-moving.html&size=small&count=true&annotation=&hl=en-US&jsh=r%3Bgc%2F24479126-6666cb8c#id=I1_1318725554010&parent=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.americablog.com&rpctoken=696604759&_methods=onPlusOne%2C_ready%2C_close%2C_open%2C_resizeMe Reddit | Facebook | Digg | FARK A very powerful short film by Corey Ogilvie (h/t an email correspondent). Cairo comes to lower Manhattan via brilliant cross-cuts … Continue reading

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More shocking video of NYPD brutality against peaceful young women protesters

More shocking video of NYPD brutality against peaceful young women protesters from AMERICAblog: A great nation deserves the truth by John Aravosis (DC) MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell talks about the police brutality in evidence during the NYC crackdown on peaceful protesters at Wall Street. … Continue reading

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Massachussetts takes up anti-liberty torch

Massachussetts takes up anti-liberty torch The state is at the vanguard of a movement to prevent citizens from documenting police brutality BY DAVID SIROTA iStockphoto/Salon With the Obama administration considering federal civil-rights investigations into police brutality, some local police departments have reacted not … Continue reading

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