Category Archives: Racism

Freddie Gray case | State vs Officer Edward Nero | Not Guilty

Officer Edward Nero trial: Freddie Gray case live coverage Live Judge Barry G. Williams is scheduled to issue a ruling Monday in the case of Officer Edward Nero, one of six Baltimore police officers charged in the arrest and death … Continue reading

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Freddie Gray case | State vs Officer Edward Nero | Day 6

Freddie Gray case: Verdict expected Monday after closing arguments Thursday in Officer Nero trial Baltimore Police Officer Edward Nero chose not take the stand as testimony in his trial concluded Wednesday, and Circuit Judge Barry Williams said he planned to … Continue reading

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Freddie Gray case | State vs Officer Edward Nero | Day 5

Officer Edward Nero trial day 5: What you need to know At the conclusion of Tuesday’s proceedings, Circuit Judge Barry G. Williams said the defense would conclude its case Wednesday morning and that both sides would give closing arguments Thursday … Continue reading

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Freddie Gray case | State vs Officer Edward Nero | Day 4

Prosecution rests in Officer Edward Nero trial Nero is the second of six officers to go on trial in the Freddie Gray case. Officer William Porter went on trial late last year. Nero requested a bench trial instead of a … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Native American Week

US Army Pledges to Bear Full Cost of Returning Carlisle Remains Beneath fields in Flanders, Normandy, and Okinawa, young American men and women lie in somber honor beneath row on row of white crosses. There to rest until a certain … Continue reading

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Freddie Gray case | State vs Officer Edward Nero |Day 3

Prosecutors will continue to argue their case against Officer Edward Nero, one of six Baltimore police officers charged in the arrest of Freddie Gray, as Nero’s trial resumes in a downtown courtroom about 9:30 a.m. Monday. Prosecutors have called 11 … Continue reading

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Videos | The TRUE Realities of the Republican Party

Two instructive videos for your perusal, folks! RACISM & WHITE SUMPREMACY REIGNS in AMERICA. And don’t be snookered by the GOP as the dead party. The Democratic Party feeds into the same realities, in wanting to MAINTAIN THE STATUS QUO. … Continue reading

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