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U.N. Human Rights Council will debate whether police killings of black men are modern day lynchings

Police killings of Black people in the United States are reminiscent of lynchings and the government must do far more to protect them, a United Nations working group says in a report that will be debated at the U.N. Human … Continue reading

Posted in Black Lives Matter, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Current Events, Department of Justice, Domestic violence, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police violence, racial hate, Racial Oppression, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

A Black Mississippi Judge’s Breathtaking Speech To Three White Murderers

hat tip-POU, Liza From NPR Blogs Carlton W. Reeves, U.S. District Court judge for the Southern District of Mississippi A Black Mississippi Judge’s Breathtaking Speech To Three White Murderers FEBRUARY 13, 201512:54 PM ET Here’s an astonishing speech by U.S. … Continue reading

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The New Brand of “Justice” by LAPD: “Burn this motherf*cker!”

There is a new kind of justice in 2013.  Christopher Dorner didn’t get a chance to have a trial by jury of his peers. LAPD became his judge, jury and executioner. I don’t want to hear NOTHING about how the Obama administration is … Continue reading

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