Police State

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Protesters face armed police during a march for Freddie Gray in Baltimore. (Photo: Arash Azizzada/flickr/cc)
Since January, the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) has been using small aircrafts to spy on residents for as much as 10 hours a day, without informing the public, in a project financed by a private donor and facilitated by a private company, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. The BPD, Bloomberg 's Monte Reel wrote, has been using aerial surveillance...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A cell phone shows an image of police brutality protests in Baltimore. (Photo: Arash Azizzada/flickr/cc)
Civil rights groups filed a complaint with the Federal Communications...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Days of demonstrations in Milwaukee, Wisconsin following Saturday's fatal...

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Marking this "holiday of horrors," another black guy dies - this time on video - another white cop walks. The failure of a New York grand jury to indict Daniel Pantaleo for choking Eric Garner to death quickly sparked a righteous wave of protests and furious chants of "This Stops Today." A stunningly tone-deaf NYPD offered the hashtag #Wehearyou and the vow they're "committed to rebuilding public trust." Hey NYPD: The people have had it. Eric Garner's father: "There is no justice system."