Police State

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Hundreds of protesters took to Chicago's streets for 13-year-old Adam Toledo, who was shot and killed by police in March, on April 16, 2021. (Photo: Jacek Boczarski/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
"This keeps happening and it simply needs to stop," said a demonstrator in Chicago, where an officer shot a 13-year-old who had his hands up.
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Ending this isn't just about consequences for who pulls the trigger. It's...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Demonstrators at a peaceful Black Lives Matter protest in Miami, Florida on June 6, 2020. (Photo: LightRocket/Getty Images)
"This bill is a disgrace to our state."

Further

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.