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412 news items


Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:03:45 -0700

The enduring issue of police brutality in the United States isn't fading from the public consciousness anytime soon. The cause has been helped by several public figures have used their influence to bring attention to a massive institutional failure ...

The University of Hawaii Kaleo

The University of Hawaii Kaleo
Sat, 18 Jul 2015 09:19:19 -0700

Instances of police brutality in the United States have recently caused a growing uproar from the public. Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown and Eric Garner are names you've probably heard of, and while these incidents struck places far from Hawai'i ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 22:39:19 -0700

Garner's death was captured on video, and as the images were broadcast around the world his final words became a rallying cry used in protests against police brutality in the United States. On Friday night, as they had so many times before, young ...

Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & Analysis
Thu, 09 Apr 2015 04:06:41 -0700

The debate over racially motivated cop encounters started gaining more attention last year after Ferguson, Missouri erupted in riots after 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot dead. File picture of protests in Fergusson. The shooting of Walter ...

Neon Tommy

Neon Tommy
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 14:45:00 -0700

It is after all, the decade of protest - from the Arab Spring to the Occupy Movement to the #NiUnaMenos protests and the many demonstrations against police brutality in the United States. These are all movements connected by the fact that citizens feel ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Sat, 13 Dec 2014 16:55:59 -0800

Thousands of Americans took to the streets on Saturday in Washington, New York, and several other cities to protest recent grand jury decisions regarding the deaths of black men at the hands of police officers. Grand jury decisions in Missouri ...

Yahoo News UK

Yahoo News UK
Sat, 18 Jul 2015 07:26:15 -0700

... chairman Yasukazu Hamada in a bid to halt the vote. This footage shows protesters chanting, “This is what democracy looks like,” a slogan popularized during demonstrations against police brutality in the United States. Credit: Facebook/Kimihiko ...


Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:39:18 -0800

The United Nations Committee Against Torture released a report today condemning torture tactics and police brutality in the United States, just weeks after hearing directly from the parents of Michael Brown. And while the report does not directly ...

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