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Photo of the Month: Unshakable Dignity

719Romantic Heretic
7/11/16 3:57:14 pm
re: #309 I Would Prefer Not To That's my wife. No wonder I love her so much.

Things are getting very dicey in Baton Rouge again tonight, and here’s a tremendously moving photo that captures the essence of the situation: a lone protester in a summer dress standing up to police in riot gear with quiet, unshakable dignity. It’s one of those iconic images that captures …

Sean Hannity: McKinney Cop Was Afraid of Being “Shanked” - Houston Radio Host Calls Teens “Jungle Animals”

Vile as usual
262EPR-radar
6/09/15 2:36:37 pm
re: #255 De Kolta Chair That meme doesn't really have much bite to it. As a child, I was pretty much the designated opener of "child-proof" containers for years in my family.

Stupidest Man on the Internet Leads Charge to Defend McKinney Cop, as Commenters Spew Overt Racism

It didn’t take long for them to start pushing the same old racist counter-narrative
294dell*nix
6/08/15 6:44:48 pm
re: #290 allegro Insurance and legal liability will have more leverage than the DA. He needs to be fired and charged but what are the odds on that.

Video: Police Brutality Incident at a Pool Party in Texas - UPDATE: Cop Added Video to His YouTube Playlist

In the age of video this can’t be hidden any more
463TimJ
6/08/15 12:38:41 pm
The fatass white neighbors show up, act like big heros "protecting" the insane cop kneeling on a teenage girl in her swim suit. Watching the video I wanted nothing more than kick that cop right in the head. And now ...

Criminal Charges Filed Against 6 Baltimore Cops in Death of Freddie Gray

One officer charged with murder, 5 others charged with assault and manslaughter
321gocart mozart
5/01/15 2:50:43 pm
I'm glad she found probable cause herself, fuck the grand jury system. It's optional and rife with problems. What's next: Monday there will likely be a bond hearing and a date will be set for a probable cause hearing. I ...

Video: President Obama’s Statement on Baltimore Violence

“We, as a country, need to do some soul-searching”
456Obdicut (Now with 2% less brain)
4/29/15 3:53:08 am
re: #118 A Cranky One More than a couple years ago he said this was a hate site. He backpedaled a lot from that but it was really silly. Lostlakehiker was half-reasonable, and half-nuts, mostly, unfortunately, about matters of race. ...

DOJ Investigation Finds Pattern of Racial Bias Among Ferguson Police

Ferguson official’s email: Obama won’t be President long, because “what black man holds a steady job for four years?”
228CuriousLurker
3/03/15 6:33:00 pm
re: #227 #FergusonFireside Well there was this, heh (I didn't know the PrisonPlanet/Infowars guys had a sense of humor): This guy had lots of good stuff in his timeline:

NYPD Labor Union Declares “We Have Become a Wartime Police Department”

Bad craziness
127FortyDeuce
12/22/14 5:50:23 am
It's funny, I didn't hear this kind of rhetoric when Jared and Amanda Miller, two white right-wing extremists killed two cops and a civilian in Las Vegas. They wanted to start a revolution. It's funny how no one on the ...

Watch: Eric Holder Announces DOJ Will Pursue Civil Rights Investigation in Garner Death

456lawhawk
12/04/14 9:47:50 am
That was down the block from a bigger protest in favor of getting the City to raise the minimum wage: Further uptown, there are protests outside Foley Square seeking justice for Eric Garner. And I'm expecting another round of protests ...