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America’s Brutal Police State Expands Its Reach In Portland

The way white moms in Portland are being treated has long been the norm for BIPOC people. The post America’s Brutal Police State Expands Its…

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Posted in #TheRealNews democracy Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. George Floyd Liz Theoharis Poor People's campaign William Barber

Rev. Dr. William Barber: A Multi-Racial Coalition Is Necessary For This Moment

Poor People’s Campaign Co-Chairs Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis and Rev. Dr. William Barber want to seize this moment with a broad-based, multi-racial movement to change…

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Posted in #CoronaVirus #Louisiana #Philadelphia #Police #TheRealNews Beverly Wright cancer alley Chicago clean energy climate change climate crisis COVID-19 detroit environmental justice George Floyd law enforcement Marathon Petroleum Mississippi River National Black Environmental Justice Network National Environmental Policy Act nepa new york city oil Peggy Shepard Petcoke Petroleum Coke Philadelphia Energy Solutions police brutality policing renewable energy Robert Bullard WE-ACT for Environmental Justice

Why The Black Environmental Justice Network Is Relaunching

Founded in 1999, the coalition paused its work in 2006. The relaunch aims to bring environmental racism and enforcement of environmental regulation back into focus….

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Posted in #TheRealNews #Women Atatiana Jefferson Breonna Taylor Eleanor Bumpers Fannie Lou Hamer George Floyd Korryn Gaines Oluwatoyin Salau police brutality protests Say Her Name

Say Her Name: On Average, Police Kill One Black Woman A Month

Historically, Black women like Fannie Lou Hamer, Atatiana Jefferson, Breonna Taylor, Korryn Gaines, and Eleanor Bumpers, who were killed or brutalized by police officers, receive…

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Union Leads West Coast Port Shutdown On Juneteenth

Former political prisoner Arthur League talks about the ILWU shutdown and the campaign to free Black political prisoners, some of whom have been imprisoned for…

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Posted in #Corruption #Police #Racism #TheRealNews brandon soderberg George Floyd Jaisal Noor knockers New York Police Department NYPD plainclothes the Wire

Why Disbanding Plainclothes Police Units Isn’t Enough

There’s reason to be skeptical of the NYPD’s claim it disbanded its notorious plainclothes units, says Brandon Soderberg, author of the upcoming book I Got…

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Posted in #Police #TheRealNews Baltimore black lives matter defund police George Floyd Jaisal Noor

Activists Paint ‘Defund Police’ In Front Of Baltimore City Hall

Black Lives Matter activists are demanding Baltimore cut half its police budget to fund schools and violence prevention programs. The post Activists Paint ‘Defund Police’…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Anton Black Compressional Asphyxiation George Floyd Police Accountability Report police brutality Police Killing Positional Asphyxiation stephen janis Taya Graham

The ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Video Police Don’t Want You To See

The death of Anton Black in 2018 was caught on camera but did not lead to charges against the police involved. We spoke with his…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Ahmad Arbery Breona Taylor George Floyd marc steiner martial law Militarization of the Police Minneapolis protests Sasha Abramsky The Nation Truthout

Trump Creates Chaos By Using The Military To Respond To Racial And Economic Injustice

Nation contributor Sasha Abramsky thinks the wheels might be coming off, and discusses his articles “Where Does America Go From Here” and “Trump is Framing…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Davey D George Floyd MAGA police brutality protests tear gas

Protests Are Layered—Follow the Money

Professor and hip hop historian Davey D analyzes why some protesters get called heroes and some get shot with tear gas and rubber bullets. The…

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Agents Provocateurs Are Still A Real Threat To Our Movements

‘Outside agitators’ aren’t the cause of last week’s protests, but they are one of the forces that threaten to derail movements. The post Agents Provocateurs…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Auditors cop watchers George Floyd Otto the Watchdog police brutality police misconduct police reform police violence protests stephen janis Tawanda Jones Taya Graham unrest uprising

Police Brutality Protesters Met With More Brutality: Is Martial Law Next?

Police across the US have met protesters with violence, tear gas, and rubber bullets. We speak with Otto the Watchdog, injured by police in Denver,…

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Posted in #Democrats #Republicans #Riots #TheRealNews Donald Trump election 2020 George Floyd Joe Biden police brutality protests uprising

‘It’s About Time’ America Reckons With Its Racist Founding

The George Floyd uprisings revealed the inadequacies of both Biden and Trump, argues professor Gerald Horne. The post ‘It’s About Time’ America Reckons With Its…

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Posted in #TheRealNews COVID-19 defund the police demonstrations George Floyd kim brown Minneapolis MPD 150 police abolition police accountability police brutality protests Reclaim The Block Tony Williams uprisings

Violence Towards Protesters Shows Why Many Want To Abolish Police

Minneapolis organizer Tony Williams speaks about the ongoing uprisings and how groups can work towards the strategic dismantling of the police. The post Violence Towards…

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Posted in #Corruption #Crime #Police #TheRealNews Baltimore election George Floyd inequality mayor violence

‘Tough On Crime’ Cities Might Make Violence Worse

Baltimore’s leading mayoral candidates are embracing calls for change, but their proposals risk worsening mass incarceration and inequality. The post ‘Tough On Crime’ Cities Might…

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Police Repression Backfires As Protests Multiply

Professor Lester Spence argues America is facing two pandemics: COVID-19 and political policing. The post Police Repression Backfires As Protests Multiply appeared first on The…

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Posted in #Racism #Riots #TheRealNews capitalism class warfare George Floyd Police Abuse police violence property damage Rebellions uprisings violence white supremacy

Social Justice Is The Way To End Riots

Eddie Conway talks with Jacqueline Luqman about the myths surrounding peaceful protests, uprisings, economic oppression and capitalism, valuing property over people, and the country’s founding…

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Posted in #TheRealNews discrimination Extra-judicial killings George Floyd Hennepin County Minneapolis PAR Police Abuse Police Accountability Report police brutality police state protests Racial Profiling stephen janis Taya Graham unrest uprising

Independent Autopsy Concludes George Floyd’s Death Was A Homicide

An independent autopsy released by Floyd’s family raises serious questions about the previous findings, which implied underlying health issues were responsible for his death. Forensic…

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Posted in #Justice #Police #TheRealNews Baltimore George Floyd marches police brutality protests

Thousands In Baltimore March For Justice For George Floyd

Protesters blocked streets and highways to demand politicians end police brutality and economic violence amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The post Thousands In Baltimore March For…

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Posted in #Police #TheRealNews George Floyd Jaisal Noor Lawrence Brown los angeles Minneapolis police brutality police killings protests

Protesters Demand Justice For George Floyd

Justice for George Floyd means prosecuting the officers responsible for his death and ending American apartheid, argues Dr. Lawrence Brown. The post Protesters Demand Justice…

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Posted in #TheRealNews black lives matter death in police custody George Floyd Mayor Frey Minneapolis police brutality police killings police misconduct police reform policing Positional Asphyxiation stephen janis Taya Graham

Outrage In Minneapolis After Police Killing Caught On Video

The city roils after the death of George Floyd as police confronted protesters and the mayor urged prosecutors to charge the officers involved. The post…

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