Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Presidential task force says that local law enforcement agencies must "acknowledge the role of policing in past and present injustice and discrimination and how it is a hurdle to the promotion of community trust." (Photo: Thomas Hawk/cc/flickr)
Rights groups and others are welcoming the release of a report by the president's policing task force on Monday, saying that the policy recommendations are the best chance the White House has for improving the relationship between law enforcement agencies and the communities...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
President Obama pictured during his first visit to the Pentagon since becoming President January 28, 2009. (Photo: DOD/public domain)
A U.S.-backed militia in Syria, touted by the Obama administration as a trusted...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Amid a public spat between the White House officials and Prime Minister...

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In further proof U.S. cops are out of control - cue LAPD killing a homeless man - comes Cleveland's WTF response to a lawsuit by the family of Tamir Rice, shot dead in a park for playing with a toy gun. His death, says the city, was "directly and proximately caused by (his) failure to exercise due care to avoid injury.” To wit: He's to blame for his own murder because he didn't understand he was in the wrong body. The kind that gets shot - the black kind.