Category: Civil Liberties
While this farce and judicial scandal continue the reputation of Sweden is diminished and the shadow of America’s menace touches us all
How did we end up with millions behind bars and police armed like soldiers?
But it’s not enough to micromanage parents’ behaviors; we need system-wide change that supports parents to do the hard work of raising children.
Police operate in the neighborhoods like an occupation army
Both impulses in their best form would argue to seriously scrutinize the U.S. government’s role as global rogue cop — a “cop” more dangerous than the most violent, racist police operating in the U.S. today
Landlords behaving badly
These systemic delays in responding to requests have really hampered the ability of journalists to use FOIA as a tool
Sandra Bland’s killing exposes the impunity of US police more starkly than ever
Suicide or not, police are responsible for Sandra Bland’s death
Black and Hispanic inmates are vastly more likely to be punished with solitary confinement than their white counterparts, and less likely to receive diagnoses of mental illness