Police State

Jon Queally, staff writer
According to news reports, no federal civil rights charges will be filed in the case of white police officer Darren Wilson who shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, in Ferguson, Missouri last summer. First reported by the New York Times on Wednesday afternoon, other news outlets, including CNN, spoke with officials familiar...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Thousands of people took to the streets on Monday rebuking what they say is the...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Less than a week after the massacre at the offices of Charlie Hebdo and a...

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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."