Tag Archives: police brutality

Tuesday Open Thread | Snoop Dogg ‘shoots’ ‘Ronald Klump’ in new video about police brutality and the travel ban

In rapper and marijuana enthusiast Snoop Dogg’s latest music video, a character named “Ronald Klump” gets “shot” with a prank gun. And with his long, bright red tie and orange makeup, there’s no mistaking who Klump is a stand-in for. … Continue reading

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AG Sessions: Justice Dept. to “pull back” on suing police depts. over violating civil rights of minorities

Racist scum, Jeff Sessions, traded his pointed hood for a suit and tie. Taney’s law in full effect: “Blacks have no rights which the white man is bound to respect” and Jeff Sessions will make sure the lives of Blacks … Continue reading

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The entire threatening of Chicago…..

Looked Twitter and saw that MSNBC was going to send Chris Hayes to Chicago for a townhall on violence. WHY? Chicago isn’t #1 on the violence in the USA. It’s simply not. Not even in the top 10 of most … Continue reading

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#MichaelSlager Trial | Verdict Watch

In closing arguments this afternoon in the state trial of former police officer Michael Slager, who is accused of murdering an unarmed black man in South Carolina, the defense blasted the media for creating what was described as a false … Continue reading

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Prosecutors charge cop who killed Philando Castile — then still give him special treatment

For 20 minutes, Ramsey County, Minn., District Attorney John Choi eloquently, compassionately and thoroughly explained why his office chose to charge St. Anthony Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez in the shooting death of Philando Castile. For the first time we learned … Continue reading

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#MichaelSlager Trial

When they return to court Monday, jurors will have had three days to ruminate on questions they heard from attorneys hoping to upend the case against the policeman who killed Walter Scott. With all but a few of the 27 … Continue reading

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#RayTensing Trial | Verdict Watch

CINCINNATI — After learning that the jury in Ray Tensing’s murder trial was not close to a verdict Wednesday, Judge Megan Shanahan sequestered them overnight. Deliberations resumed at Thursday around 8:45 a.m., and a verdict could very well follow. The … Continue reading

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