Scheer Intelligence: Wrestling Back Privacy From The Jaws Of Big Tech

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

Over the course of just a few decades, technology has come to play a role in nearly every single aspect of our lives. While there have been undeniable benefits to technological advances, one of [...]

Judgment Day For Greek Fascism

By Eleftheria Koumandou and Stelios Foteinopoulos, Tribune Magazine. -

Golden Dawn is the political organisation that was founded during the early ’90s, started its criminal activity in 1992, gained political clout in 2010 and managed to elect 18 MPs in June 2012. [...]

Ex-OPCW Chief Jose Bustani Reads Syria Testimony Blocked At UN

By Aaron Maté, The Grayzone. -

Jose Bustani was invited to brief the Security Council on the OPCW’s cover-up of an investigation into an alleged chemical attack in Douma, Syria in April 2018. The US, UK, and France bombed [...]

What To Do If Someone Threatens You At The Polls

By Courtney Napier, Scalawag Magazine. -

On this episode of As the South Votes, Anoa breaks down voter intimidation and steps you can take to safeguard yourself and others during the election process. This is the first presidential [...]

Two Years After Khashoggi’s Murder

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi was brutally murdered on October 2, 2018 by agents of Saudi Arabia’s despotic government, and the CIA concluded they killed him on direct orders from [...]

Hunger Strikers Demand Police Reform In Antioch

By Judith Prieve, East Bay Times. -

Antioch — A handful of young activists have launched a hunger strike to demand local authorities fire a former San Francisco police officer who was one of two officers involved in the fatal [...]

Federal Judge Tackles Police Immunity Law

By Marjorie Cohn, Black Agenda Report. -

As the Massachusetts legislature debates whether to water down its qualified immunity defense, a federal judge in Mississippi filed a stunning 72-page opinion blasting the doctrine. Qualified [...]

NAARPR Calls For Justice For Jacob Blake

By the National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression. -

Once again the hour of tragedy strikes for another Black family, in another Black community caught in the grip of the pandemic crises of COVID-19 and racism. First of all, we want to express [...]

On Right-wing Violence In Texas, Media’s Silence Sends Message

By Henry Brannan, Nation of Change. -

Hank Gilbert, the Democratic challenger to Rep. Louie Gohmert in Texas’ 1st congressional district, held a rally in Tyler, Texas, on July 26 against federal law enforcement agencies’ recent [...]

Beirut: Explosion Was ‘An Accident Caused By Negligent Governments’

By Carlos Aznárez, Resumen English. -

After the first news and the stupor generated by the violent explosions in the port of Lebanon, all kinds of rumors and false news began to circulate, trying to further poison the atmosphere of [...]

Mass Violations By US Police Of Protester’s Rights

By Amnesty International. -

On 25 May 2020, George Floyd was detained, tortured and extrajudicially executed by Minneapolis Police Department officers who restrained and suffocated him by holding him on the ground and [...]

What Has Happened To Police Filmed Hurting Protesters?

By Zipporah Osei and Mollie Simon, Pro Publica. -

It has been almost two months since a Los Angeles Police Department patrol car accelerated into Brooke Fortson during a protest over police violence. She still doesn’t know the name of the [...]

Current NYPD Officers With The Most Substantiated Misconduct Complaints

By George Joseph, Christopher Robbins, Jake Offenhartz and Jake Dobkin, Gothamist. -

Approximately four thousand of the NYPD’s 36,000 active officers have at least one substantiated complaint of police misconduct, according to data from the Civilian Complaint Review Board [...]

Firing Police For Excessive Use Of Force Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Does

By Martha Bellisle, AP News. -

Seattle - An Oregon police officer lost his job and then returned to work after fatally shooting an unarmed Black man in the back. A Florida sergeant was let go six times for using excessive [...]

New Colorado Law Ends Immunity For Police

By Keith Coffman, Reuters. -

Colorado Governor Jared Polis on Friday signed into law a bill to remove the shield of legal immunity that has long protected police officers from civil suits for on-the-job misconduct, a measure [...]

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