In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root

In today’s Water is Wet News we find, once again that when police are sent to target civilians at random, black and Latino people will overwhelmingly represent the victimized. The nation saw a prime example of this in the form of New York City’s stop-and-frisk policy which was first overseen by then-mayor and now U.S.…Read…In True … Continue reading In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root

Iowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — Atlanta Black Star

An Iowa woman facing hate crime charges for intentionally running over a Black child, as well as a teen girl she thought was Mexican is incompetent to stand trial, a judge ruled Tuesday. 310 more wordsIowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — … Continue reading Iowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — Atlanta Black Star

Texas Cop Charged with Manslaughter in Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Black Man, Police Accused of Evidence Tampering — Atlanta Black Star

A Texas police officer has been charged in the shooting that killed an unarmed Black man during a traffic stop last year. Temple officer Carmen DeCruz… 630 more wordsTexas Cop Charged with Manslaughter in Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Black Man, Police Accused of Evidence Tampering — Atlanta Black Star

NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 — The Root

The controversial “stop-and-frisk” policy of the New York Police Department has spent a great amount of time in the news lately as former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg—who is currently running for president—has been repeatedly called to task for the policy he supported up until recently. Read more...NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 — The … Continue reading NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 — The Root

School Resource Officer Suspended for Choking Black Student [Video]— The Root

An Arkansas police officer has been relieved of duty after authorities saw disturbing footage of him fulfilling his duties by choking a black high school student. Read more...School Resource Officer Suspended for Choking Black Student — The Root Sick bastard.

Uber Customer No Longer CEO of Company He Founded After Calling Black Driver the N-word — EURweb

*Well now, we just discovered a new way to kiss your career goodbye. All you gotta do is emulate Hans Berglund, the founder of an Arizona fertilizer company. Berglund is also now the FORMER CEO of an Arizona fertilizer company because he called a black Uber driver the N-word and was subsequently relieved of his…Uber Customer … Continue reading Uber Customer No Longer CEO of Company He Founded After Calling Black Driver the N-word — EURweb

Dear White People, The Bell Is Tolling For You!- WriteSomeShit

“First they came for the socialists, and I did not speak out—Because I was not a socialist. Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a trade unionist. Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—Because I was not a Jew. Then they came for me—and … Continue reading Dear White People, The Bell Is Tolling For You!- WriteSomeShit