Two guys who call themselves Simple Misfits conducted an experiment in Los Angeles. One is white, one is black. They filmed each other trying to break into their own car. The result is what you would expect, but still surprising in the contrast.
In Austin yesterday, implementation of a new, quietly passed city ordinance was begun by the city police department. This new ordinance, designed to reduce the self loathing of department officers who have failed to maintain their own physical conditioning, is intended to improve their own morale by removing from their sight anyone who is more […]
File under icky, weird, and downright sick, New Mexico police officers have apparently become obsessed with probing the anal region of persons pulled over for routine traffic stops. Twice now, individuals pulled over for minor traffic violations in Deming, New Mexico have been subjected to numerous invasive anal searches after being falsely targeted by a […]
There may well be good reasons to bomb nations that use chemical weapons, but what we also get in America with more war are more huge profits for the war profiteering companies, more spying on us, more militarized police wearing camouflage in our city streets and more militarized borders. We can’t go on like this while basic needs at home […]
Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Will Get A Federal Monitor; Joe Arpaio Not Happy –.
Those of us who are old enough remember Don Knott’s years’ long portrayal of hapless deputy sheriff, Barney Fife, looking foolish while trying to maintain the image of tough street cop. For those of you too young to have ever seen the Andy Griffith Show, here’s a good example: In recent years, we have all […]
Friday, at a protest in Philadelphia expressing opposition to attacking Syria, National Park Police violently brutalized a protestor because she was standing where they didn’t want her to stand. The protestor, Emily Yates, and an Iraq veteran, was simply standing in the shade on Independence Mall after the rally. When she refused to move out […]