Largest police union "expects" Trump to militarize the nation's police and legalize racial profiling within his first 100 days.
“There is also probable cause to believe that many, if not all, of the statements were made to obstruct any inquiry into their further wrongdoing or negligence.”
Trump asks, "Do we really have a choice?" to which Aleena Khan says, "And all I ask is for acceptance and tolerance from others"
According to a recent ruling by the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals, Bush administration officials did take part in "grave constitutional violations" after the 9/11 terror attacks. The Appellate Court revived a 'long-running' lawsuit against the Bush administration brought by mostly Muslim immigrants
The so-called Universal Periodic Review (UPR) regularly looks at all of the 193 U.N. member nations, and if a special report last year is any indication, the United States is in for another round of criticism for violating 25 human rights standards.
Mayor de Blasio with the notion in the NYPD that they are engaged in a war against their superiors or law-abiding citizens
During a comprehensive interview with NPR's Steve Inskeep that was released Monday, President Obama spoke at length on a number of hot-button topics and issues that have come to the forefront in 2014. One of the issues he touched on was race relations in this country.
Black New York City police officers admitted they are regularly racially profiled by white officers and worse
The Department of Justice announced Monday that Attorney General Eric Holder has unveiled stricter policies governing federal law enforcement when it comes to the use of racial profiling.
Contrast law enforcement's overwhelmingly violent military response to peaceful, and unarmed, African Americans protesting the cold-blooded murder of an unarmed African American teenager at the hands of a white Ferguson police officer and one can hardly claim law enforcement does not apply a different standard to armed whites as opposed to unarmed African Americans.
After a thorough examination of America's pathetic record of disparate treatment of minorities, a United Nations watchdog reported what people of color, particularly African Americans, have known first hand and all too well for decades. "Racial and ethnic discrimination remains a serious and persistent problem in all areas of life from de facto school segregation, access to health care, and housing."
The broken windows policing tactic is a major reason why we see conflict between the police & African Americans. In fact, it guarantees death.
NYC's stop-and-frisk program was going to start seeing reforms including oversight and cameras on patrol, but a federal court has halted it.
Supporters of stop-and-frisk policies love to toss around statistics about race and crime. Whether they know it or not, they're simply lying with numbers.
In their rush to whip up paranoia and hate against Muslims, Fox News accidentally called for the racial profiling of Caucasians
According to testimony by two police officers supported with audio tape evidence, Stop and Frisk targets racial minorities.
It seems the GOP, in its quest to distort the racist realities of Arizona's immigration reform law, is forgetting about W's ill-fated attempt at pushing his own immigration reform legislation in 2007.