Black Lives Matter

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Capitol Police officers are overwhelmed by a mob of invading supporters of then-President Donald Trump on January 6, 2021. (Photo: Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)
"Congress itself is the target," warned one internal threat assessment three days before the deadly attack by supporters of then-President Donald Trump.
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Katie Wright, mother of slain unarmed Black man Daunte Wright, speaks during an April 13, 2021 press conference outside the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis—site of the ongoing trial of former officer Derek Chauvin, who is accused of murdering George Floyd, another unarmed Black man. (Photo: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty Images)
The event took place outside the Minneapolis courthouse where former cop Derek...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
U.S. Army Lt. Caron Nazario filed a lawsuit against the two Windsor, Virginia police officers—one of whom has been fired—for allegedly violating his constitutional rights by illegally assaulting, detaining, and searching him. (Photo: Windsor Police body camera screen grab)
"This should have been a routine traffic stop and the video speaks for itself."


Having giddily praised the "fantastic job" by federal goons in Portland tear-gassing moms, medics, reporters and stubbornly peaceful protesters, TrumPinochet is now making the "decidedly fascist" threat to invade other American cities to protect them from "violent anarchists" painting on the sidewalks - though social media shows endless video of rabid, rioting police. "This is how it starts," intones the newest Lincoln Project ad. A few days ago, it seemed over the top. Now it's not.