Mexico has legalized marijuana, taking it off the black market in an effort to decrease cartel power and violence. America is officially behind Mexico on drug policy now 🇺🇸
Local officials say they need to close seven polling places because they aren’t accessible to people with disabilities. The ACLU says that doesn’t make s…
The arrest of the two men touched off a furor around the U.S. over racial profiling.
“This willful blind eye, this deliberate ignorance, fosters a culture where millions protest when white women’s access to health care is threatened, but when black maternal death rates in the United States are on par with women in countries like Mexico and Uzbekistan, there is no national outrage or call for reform or worldwide protest.”
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Long Live the Chairman: On This Day in 1969, the FBI and Chicago Police Assassinated Black Panther Fred Hampton
“Dec. 4, 1969—48 years ago today—police officers from the Cook County, Ill., State Attorney’s Office, in collusion with the FBI, assassinated Fred Hampton, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, and Black Panther Party leader Mark Clark.”
Dec, 4, 1969, 48 years ago today, police officers from the Cook County State Attorney’s Office, in collusion with the FBI, assassinated Fred Hampton, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, and Black Panther Party leader Mark Clark.
Two scumbags working together
“Hacked emails show that movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, a longtime ally of Hillary Clinton and a major fundraiser for her 2016 campaign, urged her campaign team to silence rival Bernie Sanders’s message against police shootings of African-Americans. He suggested countering it with “the Sandy Hook issue” — a reference to Sanders’s opposition to lawsuits against gun manufacturers.”
The hacked emails were released by DCLeaks.com, which the U.S. Intelligence Community said Friday was directed by the Russian government.
ST. LOUIS—In an act of powerful solidarity with the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement, delegates attending the AFL-CIO’s 2017 national convention walked out of the America’s Center Saturday to join local BLM activists protesting outside after convention center management refused them entry.