However in 2004, the long-archived “Pruszynski Tape” was found in the California State Archives by American journalist Brad Johnson, a senior CNN news writer. This audio recording was judged authentic by forensic analyst of magnetic recordings, Phillip van Praag, whose oscillogram showed 13 shots, including two double shots fired back to back. Two sets of … Continue reading JFK, MLK, RFK, 50 Years of Suppressed History: New Evidence on Assassination of John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King and Robert F. Kennedy. – Counter Information
According to the report - mandated by the Human Rights Council in Geneva in 2019 amid widespread international concern - police forces received a “command circular” containing terminology referring to the “negation” and “neutralization” of drug suspects, echoing pledges made by President Rodrigo Duterte. “This ominous-sounding language was never really defined in this command circular, but this … Continue reading Philippines drug campaign directive seen as ‘permission to kill’: UN rights office | | UN News
A court will judge whether there was intent to kill George Floyd; what is absolutely apparent is there was certainly no intent by the police to preserve his life or health. It is also plain that the force used was wildly disproportionate for the alleged offence. It is further undeniable that police violence in the USA impacts … Continue reading Racist Killing and Impunity – Centre for Research on Globalization
“The knee to the neck and the knees to his back both contributed to him not being able to get breath,” said Floyd family attorney Ben Crump in the news conference. “And what those officers did, that we see on the video, is the cause of his death, not some underlying, unknown health condition. George … Continue reading Breaking News: Floyd Family lawyer said private autopsy found death homicide from asphyxia !
Today, across the nation, we witness homicidal violence delivered against unarmed people by law enforcement officers. These beatings and killings are carried out with something close to impunity. The cops almost always get away with murder. Moreover, these crimes are nothing new; they are longstanding in practice. A study of police brutality in three major … Continue reading A Long Time For Killing by Michael Parenti – Dandelion Salad
"In the case of Troy Davis, we've seen many staunch supporters of the death penalty say they're opposed in this particular case because of the technicalities. But why do we see our values align more with countries like Iran and China, than our Western, European allies, where the death penalty has long been abolished. The … Continue reading Death Penalty: Why Do Americans Support It?
"The United States was the only Western Democracy that executed prisoners last year, even as an increasing number of U.S. states are moving to abolish the death penalty, Amnesty International announced Monday."About the only nations still performing executions are the USA, China, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq and North Korea... Does that put us in good … Continue reading US ranks 5th in Executions; With Iraq, China, Russia