The Effort To Recall Progressive District Attorney Chesa Boudin

By Marjorie Cohn and Michael Steven Smith, Popular Resistance. -

Chesa Boudin has been serving San Franciscans as their district attorney for nearly two years. He is a leading progressive in what has been called the progressive prosecutors’ movement. Other [...]

AFL-CIO Leader Richard Trumka Defends Police Unions

By Hamilton Nolan, In These Times. -

Union locals and progressive factions within larger unions have taken up the call. The King County Labor Council expelled the Seattle police union last week, and even SEIU leader Mary Kay Henry, [...]

No More Cop Unions

By Kim Kelly, The New Republic. -

When Derek Chauvin of the Minneapolis Police Department killed 46-year-old George Floyd in cold blood last week, he showed the world exactly what kind of man he is. Chauvin has been cited [...]

Hackers Post Private Files Of America’s Biggest Police Union

By Jon Swaine and George Joseph, -

By Jon Swaine and George Joseph for The Guardian - Private files belonging to America’s biggest police union, including the names and addresses of officers, forum posts critical of Barack Obama, [...]

Brooklyn, Police Union Turns Back On Cop Who Killed Innocent Man

By Max Rivlin-Nadler, -

By Max Rivlin-Nadler for Gothamist - When NYPD Officer Peter Liang entered court this week to stand trial for killing 28-year-old Akai Gurley in November 2014, there was a noticeable absence in [...]

Police Unions Call For Tarantino Boycott After He Protest Police Violence

By Scott Eric Kaufman, -

By Scott Eric Kaufman for Salon, Note: Huffington Post reports the threatening language of police union leader. The language sounds like he means Tarantino will suffer a “surprise” before his [...]