Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Protesters march on October 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo: Twitter/YourAnonGlobal)
Organizers and rights groups throughout the U.S. are staging demonstrations on Wednesday against police brutality, racial profiling, and mass incarceration, practices they say disproportionately affect communities of color. The protests mark the 19th annual National Day of Protest to Stop Police Brutality, Repression and the Criminalization of a...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Keene, New Hampshire's annual pumpkin festival turned riotous this weekend. (Photo: Twitter)
"These are no angels," Twitter user Isaiah A. Taylor said of the photograph...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As hundreds of protesters marched to the steps of the Ferguson police station...


Rage simmers on in Ferguson even as a judge turned down an ACLU move to block repressive police actions there. Still, many are speaking up and calling out what Kareem Abdul-Jabbar calls the "systemic racism (and) class warfare" against America's 50 million poor - with moves for new laws, less hardware, fundraising - without which "we will be gathering over and over again beside the dead bodies of our murdered children, parents, and neighbors."