Category Archives: Jim Crow laws

#FreddieGray Rally

WATCH LIVE: Baltimore protest and rally over death of Freddie Gray http://t.co/Xp7WnMy0AL pic.twitter.com/LwzdRp2D8n — NBC News (@NBCNews) April 25, 2015

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Justice for Freddie Gray |Open Thread

Photo By Patrick Semansky/AP A child watches a protest march for Freddie Gray as it passes by, Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police … Continue reading

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#FreddieGray dies after cops severed 80 percent of his spine

A man injured after being arrested by the Baltimore police died today, according to the Baltimore Sun. Freddie Gray had to undergo a double surgery on three broken vertebrae and an injured voice box on Tuesday, after he was released … Continue reading

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Eric Garner Lawsuit in 2007 claims #NYPD Violated Him

Hat tip Shaun King ************ It’s so cruel and humiliating what #NYPD did to #EricGarner. And then they killed him & no one is held accountable. Got damn, America!

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Officer #MichaelSlager recorded laughing after #WalterScott execution

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Walter Scott, UNARMED, was SHOT 8 times in the back & KILLED by White cop.

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The John Birch Society started the ‘Support Your Local Police’

The John Birch Society opposed the Civil Rights Act of 1964, claiming it violated the Tenth Amendment to the United States Constitution and overstepped individual ‘states rights’ to enact laws regarding civil rights.

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