• Police Report Confirms Officers Killed Natasha McKenna With Her Hands Cuffed and Legs Shackled

    Police Report Confirms Officers Killed Natasha McKenna With Her Hands Cuffed and Legs Shackled

    Natasha McKenna was murdered by the police, plain and simple. There is really no other way to put it, or any other thing to call it when a woman is killed after being handcuffed and shackled. Any attempt at justifying the taking of someone’s life who has been restrained to that degree is really ...
  • Charges Dropped For Cop Who Fatally Shot Sleeping 7-Year-Old Girl

    Charges Dropped For Cop Who Fatally Shot Sleeping 7-Year-Old Girl

    In all of the melee resulting from the shooting of Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson, the media has overlooked a number of other very important shootings of unarmed civilians by police officers. One of the most egregious offenses is that of Officer Joseph Weekley’s fatal shooting of ...
  • James Holmes sentenced to life in prison

    James Holmes sentenced to life in prison

    James Holmes sentenced to life in prison for Colorado movie theater murders. Centennial, Colorado (CNN)James Holmes will spend the rest of his life in prison for killing 12 people and wounding 70 more at an Aurora, Colorado, movie theater. A jury was unable Friday to reach a unanimous ...
  • John Legend launches campaign to end mass incarceration

    John Legend launches campaign to end mass incarceration

    By MESFIN FEKADU Apr. 13, 2015 12:31 PM EDT NEW YORK (AP) — John Legend has launched a campaign to end mass incarceration. The Grammy-winning singer announced the multiyear initiative, FREE AMERICA, on Monday. He will visit and perform at a correctional facility on Thursday in Austin, Texas, ...
  • It's Time to End Mass Incarceration

    It's Time to End Mass Incarceration

    The United States is home to less than 5 percent of the world’s population but nearly 25 percent of its prisoners. More than half a million people will go to sleep in a prison cell tonight in the U.S. for nothing more than a drug law violation. We must reduce the number of people swept […]
  • Quick thinking teen helps rescue kidnapped woman

    Quick thinking teen helps rescue kidnapped woman

    Canadian teen Malyk Bonnet was headed home after finishing his shift as a cook at a restaurant, when he noticed a couple on the street involved in an altercation. The 17-year-old’s quick thinking after encountering the pair is now being praised as heroic by police, who credit him with ...

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