Police State

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
University of California, Davis, officials spent $175,000 to "clean up" the school's online reputation after the November 2011 pepper-spraying of students resulted in a barrage of negative attention. The Sacramento Bee reported the news on Wednesday, citing documents revealed in response to requests filed last month under the California Public...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Police and army forces shot at about 6,000 starving farmers and Lumad...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Just as privacy and civil liberties experts warned , the temporary truce...

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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."