Ending Militarization Of Our Communities

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

In recent weeks Popular Resistance has focused on the escalation of US militarism around the world, especially in the Middle East with the assassination of General Soleimani, US troops staying in [...]

Police Assault Solidarity Camp With Unsheltered People

By J.M. Straughn, Worker's World -

In Salt Lake City, the Take Shelter Coalition set up an encampment here of about 80 people on Jan. 2 to enforce demands to end the brutal treatment of unsheltered members of the working class. [...]

Operation Relentless Pursuit Brings Terror To Seven Cities

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Clearing the FOG co-hosts Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese interviewed Jacqueline Luqman of Coffe, Current Events and Politics in Luqman Nation about the Department of Justice's new Operation [...]

St. Louis Prosecutor Sues Police Union Under KKK Law For Racist Practices

By David Carson, St. Louis Today. -

St. Louis, MO - The first black woman elected as circuit attorney in the city of St. Louis is taking long-standing racial tensions, specifically between her office and the police department, to [...]

New Federal Police Surge Targets Poor And Black Communities

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

In December, the Department of Justice announced a new $71 million program, Operation Relentless Pursuit, that will increase policing and the involvement of federal agencies such as the Drug [...]

Black Alliance For Peace – Baltimore Demands End To Policing Surge

Baltimore, MD - At the end of October, during the International Association of Chiefs of Police conference in Chicago, President Trump announced, “In coming weeks, Attorney General Barr will [...]

$71 Million For More Cops; Not A Dime For Jobs And Healthcare

By Jacqueline Luqman, Therealnews.com -

In December last year, Attorney General William P. Barr announced the launch of Operation Relentless Pursuit, an initiative aimed at quote, combating violent crime and seven of America’s most [...]

Campaign For Community Control Of Police Goes National

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

From November 22 to 24, the National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, founded in 1973, will be relaunching itself in Chicago, IL. A major part of the conference will be focused [...]

Cleveland Flag Burners Awarded $650,000 For Being Arrested

By Gregory Joey Johnson from his Blog -

Total settlements paid out by the City of Cleveland to protesters arrested after burning of American flag outside 2016 RNC have now reached close to 1 million dollars ($925,000). This current [...]

US-Trained Honduran Police Get Midievel

By Adrienne Pine, Mintpress News. -

Tegucigalpa, Honduras -  “It’s sad how the United States is supporting this corrupt government,” Honduran political prisoner Edwin Espinal told MintPress News immediately after his release from [...]

Emails Show FBI And Police Are Monitoring Oregon Anti-Pipeline Activists

By Jordan Davidson, EcoWatch -

The FBI and several other law enforcement agencies have been keeping tabs on pipeline opponents in southwest Oregon, according to documents obtained by the Guardian. Opponents of the natural [...]

Michael Brown’s Death Continues To Be A Catalyst For Change

By Lornet Turnbull, Waging Nonviolence. -

Michael Brown Sr. lies stock-still on his back on the floor of an art studio in St. Louis as an artist layers papier-mache on his arms, chest, and torso. Brown Sr. is a stand-in, the model for [...]

‘Fuera JOH’: Honduras Protests, Police Respond With Violence

From Daniel Langmier, Honduras Forum Switzerland. -

Protests are happening daily now calling for the president, Juan Orlando Hernandez, to resign. Here is a compilation of reports provided by The Honduras Solidarity Network we received last [...]

Mass Shootings, Militarism And Policing Are Chapters In The Same Manifesto

By Derecka Purnell, Truthout. -

This weekend, after two mass shooters killed and injured dozens of people in Texas and Ohio, Rep. Steve Cohen tweeted, “You want to shoot an assault weapon? Go to Afghanistan or Iraq. [...]

Tragedy In Kansas: Medical-Marijuana User Dies After Police Raid

By Doug McVay, Freedomleaf.com -

Jennifer Hess, her husband Homer Wilson and their two sons were minding their own business on the night of Thursday, May 23 in their Eureka, Kansas home when policed knocked on the door. What [...]