Police State

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Columbia University on Monday announced that it would divest from the private prison industry and ban reinvestment in companies that operate prisons, making it the first college to cut ties with a system that student activists say is racist, exploitative, and unjust. The announcement follows 16 months of campaigning by the prison abolitionist...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Each of the 50 United States has failed to comply with international standards...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
In case after case involving U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) shooting...

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Marking this "holiday of horrors," another black guy dies - this time on video - another white cop walks. The failure of a New York grand jury to indict Daniel Pantaleo for choking Eric Garner to death quickly sparked a righteous wave of protests and furious chants of "This Stops Today." A stunningly tone-deaf NYPD offered the hashtag #Wehearyou and the vow they're "committed to rebuilding public trust." Hey NYPD: The people have had it. Eric Garner's father: "There is no justice system."