The police have basically always existed as a racist institution. And here's an example of this from mid-19th century New York City. No one individual embodied the brawling roughness of.
That the police are nightmarish in this nation is a huge understatement. We hardly need to explain it at this point. Calls to defund or abolish the policy are morally.
Will it surprise you that research suggests the biggest reason for violence in protests is that the cops start it? No, I don't suppose it will. You will be shocked,.
Alyssa Rosenberg has a very interesting piece noting at how a century of cop films and then television shows has served as propaganda for the fascists running amok in our.
It's a real wonder why more and more people believe the entire structure of policing to be so corrupted that the reject law enforcement's moral authority entirely: Two Los Angeles.
We ought to just assume, unless proven otherwise, that all police forces are either filled with actual, active fascists or that they are sympathetic to fascist aims. And that very.
This is a guest post by Simon Balto, Assistant Professor of History and Director of African-American Studies at Ball State University. His book, Occupied Territory: Policing Black Chicago from Red.
One of the scariest parts about this horrible administration is how law enforcement at all levels, from local cops to the fascists who work for ICE to the Border Patrol.