Police State

Nika Knight, staff writer
Charles Kinsey, a black man and caregiver at a group home, was shot by police on Monday in North Miami, Florida. "There's no justification for shooting an unarmed person who's talking to you and telling you that they don't have a gun and they're a mental health counselor." —Hilton Napoleon, Kinsey's lawyer Cell phone video footage released late...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Baltimore Police Lt. Brian Rice, the highest ranking officer charged in the...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Authorities in Cleveland, Ohio, are adding fuel to an already "combustible"...

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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."