It Will Get Worse Before It Gets Better

(And who says it WILL get better...?)

What to Do While You Wait for Darren Wilson to Be Acquitted | The Nation

tehlibrarylife:

Jasmine Heiss, a member of the Amnesty International team, already said the group has encountered interference from police, who have restricted their access to post-curfew areas. Amnesty International USA executive director Steven W. Hawkins released a statement stating, “The US cannot continue to allow those obligated and duty-bound to protect to become those who their community fears most.”

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mohala-sumiko:

they attacked without warning
threatened journalists
tear gassed fuckin CHILDREN

DON’T forget about Ferguson!

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cartoonpolitics:

'The biggest crime in the U.S. criminal justice system is that it is a race-based institution where African-Americans are directly targeted and punished in a much more aggressive way than white people' .. (from here)

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Why Cops Get Away With Rape

You show me a highly unequal society and I will show you a police state or an uprising. The pitchforks will come for us if we do not address this. It’s not a matter of “if”. It’s a matter of “when”.

Plutocrat Predicts: The Pitchforks Are Coming

congenitalprogramming:

peechingtonmariejust:

From Twitter user @ndilettante. Please reblog, there is too much misinformation going around.

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6. The KKK is NOT in Ferguson. However it is confirmed they are raising funds to support the officer who killed Mike Brown.

7. It is, as of 8:15am CST, not confirmed who the police officer is, though a name has been released on Twitter.

not sure about the kkk thing though bc someone on the stream last night confirmed that

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Mic: LAPD Confuses African-American Woman Kissing Her Husband for Prostitute

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