Police State

Democracy Now!
Barber is on a 15-state public event tour to address issues of systemic racism, poverty, militarism and ecological devastation.
"It is amazing to me that we’re having a conversation about Russian hacking, but we’re not having a conversation about racialized voter suppression, which is systemic racism, which is a tool of white nationalism."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
voters protest in catalonia, spain
U.N. rights chief calls for investigations into Spanish police force that left...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Spanish national police officers clashed with supporters of Catalan independence
The Spanish government's "unjustified use of violence," says regional leader...

Further

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."