Tagged With "Attorney General Eric Holder"

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Eric Holder recovering after trip to hospital for faintness

sunnubian ·
Eric Holder recovering after trip to hospital for faintness by Associated Press | February 27, 2014 at 11:54 AM Comments 0 Related Posts TheGrio’s 100: Eric Holder, law enforcer in-chief Obama: Full confidence in Holder despite GOP accusations Eric Holder calls voter ID a modern ‘poll tax’ at NAACP convention Eric Holder determined to remain in office Holder answers critics on gun-smuggling issue WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder has been discharged from a Washington hospital,...
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BP, company officials charged with manslaughter

sunnubian ·
BP, company officials charged with manslaughter Attorney General Eric Holder announced indictments against BP and the two highest-ranking supervisors on the Deepwater Horizon rig. The pair were charged with 23 counts of criminal wrongdoing, including...
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Re: On Rachel Maddow Show, Ifill Applauds Courage of Holder's Civil Rights Agenda

Momentum ·
Good for Eric Holder but somehow I don't feel any better after watching that segment.
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Eric Holder To Critics: “Kiss My A**”

sunnubian ·
Eric Holder To Critics: “Kiss My A**” November 10, 2014 | Filed under: Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff 12 Eric Holder AFRICANGLOBE – Newly released emails show Attorney General Eric Holder said that Justice Department prosecutors who were critical of the department’s handling of the fallout of the Fast and Furious gun-walking scandal could “kiss my ass.” Operation Fast and Furious was a botched effort by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to track firearms across...
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Holder endorses reduced sentences for non-violent inmates

sunnubian ·
Holder endorses reduced sentences for non-violent inmates Kevin Johnson, USA TODAY 8:05 p.m. EDT March 13, 2014 U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo: Nicholas Kamm, AFP/Getty Images) Attorney General Eric Holder endorsed a proposal that would result in shorter prison sentences for many nonviolent drug traffickers, saying the change would rein in runaway federal prison costs and create a fairer criminal justice system. (March 13) Newslook WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder on...
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Attorney General Eric Holder continues to bungle his ‘apology tour’

sunnubian ·
[Seems like "the press" is making way too much of this, especially considering that since George Bush-Cheney, the press has been doing no more than regurgitating what they are told to regurgitate and when, and are afraid to actually do any REAL reporting, investigative journalism or speak out in the best interest of the American people. And invasion of Americans Civil Liberties and Warrentless Wiretapping began with the Bush Administration and the "Homeland Security" concoction] Attorney...
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Pelosi slams Holder's contempt charge: 'I could have arrested Karl Rove ... but we didn't'

sunnubian ·
Pelosi slams Holder's contempt charge: 'I could have arrested Karl Rove ... but we didn't' House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said that the effort by House Republicans to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress is really about his...
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On Rachel Maddow Show, Ifill Applauds Courage of Holder's Civil Rights Agenda

sunnubian ·
On Rachel Maddow Show, Ifill Applauds Courage of Holder's Civil Rights Agenda Friday, September 26, 2014 By: Sherrilyn Ifill Source: Holder set a tone unlike any other Attorney General Last night, Sherrilyn Ifill appeared on The Rachel Maddow Show where she discussed Attorney General Holder's extraordinary civil rights legacy. “When Attorney General Holder took the helm of the Department of Justice in 2009, he vowed to make the Civil Rights division the department's ‘crown jewel,’ and he has...
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Holder: U.S. To Make More Convicts Eligible for Presidential Clemency

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POLITICS JUSTICE Holder: U.S. To Make More Convicts Eligible for Presidential Clemency Maya Rhodan @m_rhodan April 21, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at a press conference on April 1, 2014 in New York. Andrew Burton—Getty Images Attorney General Eric Holder expects "thousands" of prisoners to apply for the reduced sentences as a result of new rules that would expand the pool of eligibility, a bid that would also lower the number of prisoners serving long sentences due to federal...
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We Need to Talk About Eric Holder’s Ominous 3 a.m. Tweet

sunnubian ·
We Need to Talk About Eric Holder’s Ominous 3 a.m. Tweet Stephen A. Crockett Jr. Yesterday 11:44am Filed to: NEWS 38.5K 89 4 Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Umm, I have so many questions—like, what was former Attorney General Eric Holder doing awake at 3 a.m.? And what was he doing on Twitter? Is he always on late-night Twitter, where things have been known to get a little raunchy? Was he sliding into someone’s DMs? No judgment. Holder doesn’t tweet often, but early Friday morning, he sent out...
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Re: Eric Holder To Critics: “Kiss My A**”

NSpirit ·
I like Holder a little more every week. I'm still serving side eye for failure to prosecute the wall street banker wolves and the too big to fail institutions that were failing and still got bonuses.
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Re: Eric Holder To Critics: “Kiss My A**”

sunnubian ·
Originally Posted by NSpirit: I like Holder a little more every week. I'm still serving side eye for failure to prosecute the wall street banker wolves and the too big to fail institutions that were failing and still got bonuses. What everyone keeps forgetting about the Wall Street/Banker thing is, that everything they did was Legal . Therefore, there was no Legal Standing that Holder could have had. And who made everything they did Legal in the first place? Congress, that who. Those on Wall...
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Wachovia busted for laundering drug money

Yemaya ·
You are hearing this first here! For those of you who have accounts with Wachovia. http://www.justice.gov/dea/pub...essrel/pr031710.html FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2010 Contact: DEA Special Agent David Melenkevitz (954) 660-4602 Wachovia Enters Into Deferred Prosecution Agreement Bank Agrees to Pay $160 Million MAR 17 - Wachovia Bank, N.A. (“Wachovia&rdquo , one of the largest banks in the United States, has entered into a deferred prosecution agreement with the U.S. Attorney’s...
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Re: BP, company officials charged with manslaughter

Yemaya ·
Yes since corporations are now 'people' treat them like the people they are and lock 'em up!
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Tell Florida: End Gov. Rick Scott's voter purge

sunnubian ·
Tell Florida: End Gov. Rick Scott's voter purge An unprecedented attack on the right to vote is about to happen in Florida -- a state that George Bush "won" by just 573 votes in 2000. Florida Governor Rick Scott is trying to purge state voter rolls just before a key election. Scott's purge will give 180,000 Floridians — 87% of whom are people of color — 30 days to prove their citizenship. Any person who does not provide proof will be dropped from the rolls and deemed ineligible to vote. If...
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Watch: Conservatives are Licking Their Chops as Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby’s Faces Calls for Disbarment

sunnubian ·
Watch: Conservatives are Licking Their Chops as Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby’s Faces Calls for Disbarment July 1, 2016 | Posted by Ricky Riley Tagged With: Jeff Abell , John Banzhaf , Marilyn Mosby , Marilyn Mosby Could Be Disbarred , Megyn Kelly On Thursday’s edition of Fox News’ “The Kelly File , ” conservative host Megyn Kelly discussed the latest developments of the Freddie Gray case with Baltimore’s Fox 45 reporter Jeff Abell and George Washington University law...
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Re: Watch: Conservatives are Licking Their Chops as Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby’s Faces Calls for Disbarment

sunnubian ·
There is no reason whatsoever for anyone to be 'calling for' her disbarment. What, cops cannot be charged with crimes they commit? Cops cannot be tried for crimes they commit? Oh, I forgot, Mosby is Black and the victim, Freddy Gray was Black, and as jim crow laws state: XXIV. Slaves shall be incapable of all public functions, and of being constituted agents for any other person than their own masters, with powers to manage or conduct any kind of trade ; nor can they serve as arbitrators or...
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Re: Watch: Conservatives are Licking Their Chops as Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby’s Faces Calls for Disbarment

Norland ·
How many ounces of sanity exists among the "lightest" and the "next to the lightest" animals called Human? 9 to 10?? Can't be much more than that!! The saddest of all this shit is they're in "control." Do it their way or it's the coffin highway. Bunch of killers, haters, murderers is all they are. Has NEVER been a day of peace on the planet Earth EVER!!! You're all turning into a bunch of skeletal skull talkers with wrinkles on TV. You're all taking on the Face of Death with your hating...
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Black District Attorney Frees The Innocent

sunnubian ·
Black District Attorney Frees The Innocent Written by Jeff Mays on January 31, 2012 9:00 pm Click for More Next Post View Photos This Black History Month, we honor the GAME CHANGERS: Everyday heroes whose actions make life better for the people around them. SEE ALL OUR GAME CHANGERS HERE ————————— Craig Watkins Age : 43 Place of Residence : Dallas, Texas SEE ALSO: Meet The Last Black Spacewalker Why he is a local hero : Dallas District Attorney Craig Watkins has used DNA to free men and...
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Tell Eric Holder: End the Numbers Game

sunnubian ·
End the Numbers Game Goal: 10,000 14,548 14,548 people support this campaign. Help us get to 10,000! Millions of people have been needlessly harmed by a wasteful numbers game that unfairly targets communities of color —despite the fact that blacks and whites use marijuana at comparable rates, blacks are almost four times more likely to be arrested for marijuana possession. This wasteful, racially biased numbers game is fueled by billions of tax dollars that the federal government doles out...
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Re: Wachovia busted for laundering drug money

Yemaya ·
From Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE62G35720100317 Wachovia pays $160 million to settle drug money probe Pascal Fletcher MIAMI Wed Mar 17, 2010 6:35pm EDT < 1 / 2 > VIEW FULL SIZE (Reuters) - Wachovia Bank has agreed to pay $160 million to settle U.S. charges that it failed to stop more than $100 million of Colombian and Mexican drug traffickers' money being laundered through accounts at the bank, U.S. authorities said on Wednesday. U.S. The deferred prosecution...
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Re: Wachovia busted for laundering drug money

Yemaya ·
Now Wachovia got some of the bailout money from the economic stimulus package signed by Bush on his way out....
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Re: Wachovia busted for laundering drug money

sunnubian ·
So, if I obtain 420Billion Dollars illegally, all I have to pay is 160Million in fines ? Sound like a good deal to me. Hell, if a single mother with one, six, etc., kids does not report working part time while receiving food stamps, she would be villified by the media and probably wind up with a felony charge or in prison and her children in foster care. Funny how I have not heard anything about this Wachovia drug dealing on the news. Notice how the word conspiracy is not even mentioned...
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Re: Wachovia busted for laundering drug money

Yemaya ·
Yep Sunnubian, this is as good as its going to get. No MSM will touch this with 10 ft pole.
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Re: Wachovia busted for laundering drug money

ocatchings ·
Who needs golden parachutes?
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Re: Wachovia busted for laundering drug money

EbonyRose ·
They sent a woman to jail for downloading music from the Internet. Obviously laundering drug money and trafficking is a much lower crime than that.
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Re: Pelosi slams Holder's contempt charge: 'I could have arrested Karl Rove ... but we didn't'

Yemaya ·
So if they could've, WHY DIDN'T THEY?? See its dumb shit like this. . .
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Re: Pelosi slams Holder's contempt charge: 'I could have arrested Karl Rove ... but we didn't'

sunnubian ·
Originally Posted by Yemaya: So if they could've, WHY DIDN'T THEY?? See its dumb shit like this. . . Thank You!
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California Bar Force Out Two Black Women Under False Claims – They Turn Out to Be Attorneys

sunnubian ·
California Bar Force Out Two Black Women Under False Claims – They Turn Out to Be Attorneys March 24, 2016 | Posted by Ricky Riley Tagged With: American Civil Liberties Union , black Women , California , Race In America , racial profiling at bar Abre’ Conner and Novella Coleman via Twitter and Raw Story American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) attorneys—trying to find a place for Karaoke—say they were kicked out of a Fresno area bar because they were Black. Two Black attorneys were trying to...
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Paula Deen’s Attorneys Claim Racial, Sexual Allegations ‘False’

sunnubian ·
Paula Deen’s Attorneys Claim Racial, Sexual Allegations ‘False’ Written by Associated Press on March 6, 2012 11:58 pm SAVANNAH, Georgia (AP) — Attorneys for Paula Deen said Tuesday that a former worker who claimed she was sexually harassed and subjected to a hostile work environment at a restaurant co-owned by Deen and her brother made false claims after the celebrity chef refused to pay her to keep quiet. SEE ALSO: China’s Female Tycoons A lawsuit filed Monday by Lisa Jackson “makes false...
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Re: California Bar Force Out Two Black Women Under False Claims – They Turn Out to Be Attorneys

RadioRaheem ·
when being a racist bigot goes wrong...
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Re: NAACP: John McNeil Injustice

Yemaya ·
womp womp womp. Thanks NAACP. A day late and a whole lot of dollars short.
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Re: Holder: U.S. To Make More Convicts Eligible for Presidential Clemency

RadioRaheem ·
ABOUT DAYUM TIME!!! I find it funny that after decades of trying to develop a crime epidemic to lock up Black people for weed....it's the White folk that have not only legalized it in many area, but actually have stock on the NASDAQ/Dow Jones... HEMP MDBX AVTC (which is trying to make weed available by VENDING MACHINES!!!!) and MJNA . They should not just let these people go, but also erase the drug charges and pay them for their time in the pen. Why were they there in the first place?
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NAACP: John McNeil Injustice

sunnubian ·
A few weeks ago we told you the story of John McNeil. John's a successful African American businessman and father of two. In 2005 — while on his own property — he shot and killed a white man who had threatened him and his son with a weapon. The police were called, but they didn't arrest John. It was clear he acted in self-defense. 274 days after the incident, the Cobb County DA arrested him. He's been in jail ever since. We recently got some great news about his case. A decision by the...
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Judge Sentenced to 28 Years For Selling Black Teens to Prisons

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Judge Sentenced to 28 Years For Selling Black Teens to Prisons August 2, 2013 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff 162 Mark Ciavarella Jr AFRICANGLOBE – Disgraced Pennsylvania judge Mark Ciavarella Jr has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for conspiring with private prisons to sentence juvenile offenders to maximum sentences for bribes and kickbacks which totaled millions of dollars. He was also ordered to pay $1.2 million in restitution. In the private prison...
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Randall Kerrick indicted: Charlotte officer charged in deadly shooting of unarmed Jonathan Ferrell

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UPDATED 4:37 PM EST Jan 27, 2014 Ofc. Randall Kerrick, left, and Jonathan Ferrell, right WCNC CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A grand jury has indicted Charlotte police officer Randall Kerrick for voluntary manslaughter in the shooting an unarmed man. The indictment was handed up Monday hours after a judge ruled the North Carolina Attorney General's office could resubmit the case to a grand jury. Last week, a Mecklenburg County grand jury last week refused to indict Kerrick on a voluntary manslaughter...
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Re: Guantanamo Torturer Honed His Skills Torturing Black People In Chicago

Norland ·
Tactics used during the Slave Trade have never stopped. They've just expanded over 500 years or more. There are many, many vile human beings living among us all; just totally insane, will stop at NOTHING. Satan, alive and kicking ass, big time.
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Re: Law Firm Asks Attorney General Loretta Lynch to Investigate Racial Discrimination, Safety Violations at American Airlines

Norland ·
Africans in America have driven Europe's ex-natives beyond insane. That cotton made them money, but they couldn't enjoy the money in peace.
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Re: MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

Kocolicious ·
This has ALWAYS been the fear...now it's here. I remember the concern durin the late 60s. Back in the day, they used to call it the sign of the beast. Movies were written about this very thing. And now to hear from Prince Charles who by the way never says anything...express his observation in the shift in America is adding to that "fear" of what we all come to realize...but!
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Re: MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

sunnubian ·
They always let you know what they are thinking and what they are planning in their movies, prose and art; [at least SOMEBODY does].
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Re: MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

Kocolicious ·
Sista Sunnubian wrote They always let you know what they are thinking and what they are planning in their movies, prose and art; [at least SOMEBODY does]. That's cuz of their arrogance. They believe they are unstoppable. But!
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Re: MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

sunnubian ·
They always let you know what they are thinking and what they are planning in their movies, prose and art; [at least SOMEBODY does].
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J. Edgar and the Terrorism of Film

sunnubian ·
J. Edgar and the Terrorism of Film Tue, 12/06/2011 - 22:57 — Jared Ball Black Panther Party | ba radio commentary | COINTELPRO Printer-friendly version A Black Agenda Radio commentary by editor and columnist Jared Ball Clint Eastwood’s new movie is an attempt to sanitize J. Edgar Hoover’s dirty war to keep white men “atop the social pyramid.” It is also an apartheid film. “We get nothing of his concern over The Black Panther Party, or the surveillance and deportation of people like Claudia...
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MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

sunnubian ·
by Shaindel Beers · 322,806 supporters PETITION UPDATE The House Just Passed A Bill That Violates All Your Rights Shaindel Beers Pendleton, OR DEC 22, 2016 — Greetings friends, This update is extremely important as it pertains to the rights of all American citizens. On Thursday the House passed a bill that will make microchipping Americans legal. The bill is known as Kevin and Avonte’s Law, and the idea behind it is that mentally disabled people who are microchipped will be easy to locate if...
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Guantanamo Torturer Honed His Skills Torturing Black People In Chicago

sunnubian ·
Guantanamo Torturer Honed His Skills Torturing Black People In Chicago Torturing Black People In Chicago February 23, 2015 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff American cops have been using the same torture methods used at Guantanamo on Black men for decades AFRICANGLOBE – In the years since the beginning of the Bush administration’s “war on terror,” a series of revelations have exposed the horrific torture practices used against prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, CIA...
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Law Firm Asks Attorney General Loretta Lynch to Investigate Racial Discrimination, Safety Violations at American Airlines

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Law Firm Asks Attorney General Loretta Lynch to Investigate Racial Discrimination, Safety Violations at American Airlines July 17, 2015 | Posted by Manny Otiko Eighty Black and minority employees have filed a class action lawsuit against American Airlines/US Airways. The employees alledge they were subject to racial abuse, unfair treatment and had to endure segregated work areas and break rooms, according to NBC10. The Mildenberg Law Firm, which is handling the case, has also written a...
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Re: We Need to Talk About Eric Holder’s Ominous 3 a.m. Tweet

Kocolicious ·
We know what it means. Stop playin. It doesn't matter [I'm using this word a lot today]...really doesn't matter what time he decided to give this warning. In that field...especially 3 in the morning....may be like 10 a.m. since they are on alert 24/7. Round the clock protection America take for granted. Stop distracting and listen to the message. He is warning his former staff to be AWARE....and ALERT....STRONG and keep the integrity that was the inspiration to be a part of the doj/fbi...
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From Hanrahan to Daley to Alvarez, Protecting Killer Cops is a Chicago Prosecutorial Tradition

sunnubian ·
From Hanrahan to Daley to Alvarez, Protecting Killer Cops is a Chicago Prosecutorial Tradition Submitted by Bruce A. Dixon on Wed, 11/25/2015 - 18:56 by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon If there's any justice the political career of Cook County States Attorney Anita Alvarez will end with the November 2016 election . But we should remember that Chicagoans threw Cook County States Attorney Edward V. Hanrahan out of office over the 1969 assassination of Fred Hampton, and not much else...
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Google, Bryan Stevenson Launch Website Uncovering History of Lynchings in America

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Google, Bryan Stevenson Launch Website Uncovering History of Lynchings in America By Marcus Howard - June 13, 2017 The Feb. 1, 1893, public lynching in Paris, Texas, of Henry Smith, a black man accused of raping and murdering a 4-year-old white girl. (Photo/Wikimedia) Before police shootings and mass incarceration beset Black America, the grotesque specter of brutalized Black bodies terrorized communities throughout the South, which struggled to deal with the problem of lynching. Lynching...
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