On 17 October 1961, a peaceful protest by Algerian migrants in the Paris region was met with overwhelming police force.
There are no good cops. But at least we are moving toward prosecuting the very worst of the racist murderers. Three police officers in Tacoma, Wash., were charged on Thursday in the killing of a Black
A year since the murder of George Floyd and the biggest Black Lives Matter protests yet, white support for Black lives has….declined. In both cases, the deterioration in support is noteworthy be
Keisha Blain is one of our most important historians of Black history. At The Baffler, she has an important essay on Black women’s long efforts to end police violence. You need to read it. An ex
The evidence is most certainly not strong for the point! A Georgia sheriff has been indicted on federal civil rights charges, including charges that he approved a policy to use chair restraints. Clayt
Watch the show, folks! A Virginia State Police trooper who is seen in a viral video telling a Black driver “you are going to get your a– whooped” before violently removing the man from his c
Nope: The video shows a 73-year-old woman, clutching wildflowers and her wallet, being thrown to the ground and handcuffed in Loveland, Colo., last year by police officers who suspected her of shoplif
Will you be shocked that the police response to protests against police violence against Black communities was to commit more violence against those protesting? I know I’m shocked! For many long