Activists Who Forced Elijah McClain Investigation Face Retaliation

By National Committee for Justice in Denver, Liberation News. -

People all over the country are learning about the explosive new report just out in Aurora, CO which concluded that the Aurora Police’s entire encounter with Elijah McClain which ended in his [...]

How An NYPD Anti-Terror Squad Became A Tool For Repression

By Jake Offenhartz, Gothamist. -

On a Thursday night in November, two days after the presidential election, hundreds of New Yorkers gathered outside the Stonewall Inn for a march against police brutality. The event was one in a [...]

Violence Against Indigenous Peoples Is Happening In Plain Sight

By Brandi Morin, Toronto Star. -

It’s been just over one year since the RCMP raided Wet’suwet’en camps along the route of the Coastal Gas Link (CGL) LNG pipeline in Northern B.C. Brandishing guns and tactical gear, the RCMP [...]

Portland Indigenous Land Defenders Address Targeted Violence

By Carissa Dez, Village Portland. -

On the early morning of February 5th in downtown Portland, members of Oregon’s Indigenous Tribes held a press conference at Portland City Hall among a large showing of community. They [...]

Officials Create ‘Fictional Gang’ To Punish Phoenix Protesters

By David Biscobing, ABC15. -

Amy Kaper promises she is not a gang member. The 29-year-old graduate student does not run drugs, traffic guns, or work in any organized crime ring. But, she did protest police violence [...]

Black Alliance For Peace Demands Biden Administration Abolish 1033 Program

By Black Alliance for Peace, Popular Resistance. -

The Black Alliance for Peace (BAP) calls U.S. President Joe Biden’s executive order to alter the Department of Defense’s 1033 program because of his supposed commitment to racial justice an [...]

Policing And Punishment In Minneapolis’ ‘SafeZone’

By Marjaan Sirdar, Unicorn Riot. -

The criminal “justice” apparatus faces increasing criticism for emphasizing punishment, violent abuse and incarceration of criminals rather than rehabilitation. However, few observers recognize [...]

Farmers Blame Miscreants For Maligning Their Image On Republic Day

By Sputnik News. -

As part of their Tractor Protest Rally, thousands of farmers entered Delhi on Tuesday morning riding SUVs, cars, and wheeled farm equipment. A faction of the rally soon invaded Delhi's iconic Red [...]

New Toolkit To Defund The Police

By Andrea J. Ritchie, Truthout. -

Over the past eight months since George Floyd was choked to death by the Minneapolis Police Department, demands to defund the police emanating from Minneapolis spread like wildfire, echoing in [...]

Breonna Taylor Grand Jurors File Petition Against Kentucky Attorney General

By Celine Castronuovo, The Hill. -

Three grand jurors from the investigation into the police raid that killed 26-year-old Breonna Taylor are now calling for Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron (R) to be impeached over [...]

International Commission Of Inquiry On Systemic Racist Police Violence In The US

By International Association of Democratic Lawyers, Popular Resistance. -

The International Commission of Inquiry on Systemic Racist Police Violence Against People of African Descent in the United States launched its activities on January 18, the Martin Luther King, [...]

‘When You Come To School, You Forfeit Your Rights’

By Courtney Napier, Scalawag Magazine. -

Yakob Lemma and classmate Victoria Smith were just seven months into their freshman year at Enloe High School, a high-performing magnet known for its racial and socioeconomic diversity in [...]

Police Reform Advocates Press Minnesota Legislature For More

By Zoë Jackson, Star Tribune. -

Civil rights organizers were back at Minnesota's Capitol as a new legislative session got underway Tuesday, ready to mount another push for changes to police accountability laws less than a week [...]

Prayer Walk Demands Justice For Native Man Assaulted By US Feds

Native groups have taken to Petroglyphs National Monument in Tiwa Territory, commonly known as Albuquerque, New Mexico, to demand justice for Darrell House, a native man who was brutally tasered [...]

Killer Cops: Police Killed Over 1,000 Americans In 2020

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

American law enforcement officers have killed well over 1,000 people in 2020. Between January 1 and December 15 of this year, the Mapping Police Violence project has recorded 1,066 people [...]