Report On Baltimore Police Shows Pattern Of Discrimination Against Blacks

The report found officers make a large number of stops — mostly in poor, black neighborhoods — with dubious justification and unlawfully arrest citizens when officers “did not like what those individuals said.” Continue reading

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Developed In Iraq, Deployed At the DNC?: Cell-Jamming Technology Is Being Turned On Journalists

Both citizen journalists and mainstream media reporters found they couldn’t share photos or video when they approached the gates of the Democratic National Convention, leading many to believe that their cell signals were being jammed.
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‘Don’t Write Your Congressman’: Green Party Candidates On Third-Party Movement Building

Green Party candidates emphasized the need to support diverse movements from Black Lives Matter to the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement as a way to build support for third party alternatives.
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Protests Surge Over Israeli ‘Administrative Detention’ Of Political Prisoner On Hunger Strike

Supporters warn that the Palestinian prisoner’s ‘administrative detention,’ immediately following a 14-and-a-half-year sentence in Israeli prisons, could set ‘dangerous new precedents.’

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