A woman in Carlsbad, California is suing police after an officer punched her in the face while arresting her over an alleged seatbelt violation.
Police refuse to investigate an off-duty officer of using excessive force after mistaking an elderly stroke victim for a drunk driver; after throwing a 70-year-old man out of his truck, the cop restrained him on the ground by pressing his knee into a blocked artery on the side of the elderly man’s neck. Although he repeatedly informed the officer that he was suffering from a stroke, the enraged cop continued to manhandle him until other officers finally arrived.
Human rights are no longer a “top priority” for the Government, Britain’s most senior Foreign Office official has admitted, as ministers put resources into supporting trade deals ahead of tackling injustice in other parts of the world. In a remarkably frank admission to MPs, Sir Simon McDonald, Permanent Secretary at the Foreign Office, said that human rights no longer had the “profile” within his department that they had “in the past”.
British Prime Minister David Cameron stirred outrage this week when he rejected growing calls for slavery reparations and instead offered £25 million for a new prison that would allow his government to deport Jamaican nationals incarcerated in the UK to serve out their sentences on the Caribbean island.
New York State Republican assemblyman Steve Katz; voted against the legalization of medical marijuana in June, also sits on New York’s Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. The police found the marijuana after they pulled him over for speeding 80 miles per hour in 65 mph zone. Katz said that this was merely an “unfortunate incident.”
Mexican councillor Olga Gutierrez Machorro believes that homeless people should be killed by lethal injection….and what makes this story even more surprising is Machorro is part of the Vulnerable Groups Commission, an organization dedicated to helping the homeless. She alleged that killing beggars was already going on unofficially.
FBI reports that 700,993 people were arrested for marijuana-related offenses in 2014. More than 88% were for simple possession. important to keep weed illegal to support the prison industry, drug testing labs, court-mandated treatment centers, law-enforcement budgets, fines, bonds, corrupt officials, and all the other businesses that make money from weed prohibition.
American people are beginning to see through the propaganda that confines them within The Matrix. A majority now understands that the US government represents a small oligarchy and not the citizens of the United States. Change requires awareness and knowledge of reality, and this awareness is now forming.
The parliament of Hungary passed a constitutional amendment Monday permitting deployment of the army at country’s borders to repel refugees, stop people search vehicles, use batons, rubber bullets and nets, search homes without a court order if they suspected presence of refugees.
An 18-year-old Palestinian girl was shot by Israeli troops at a Hebron checkpoint for allegedly refusing to show her purse or face and “trying to attack” a soldier. She died of multiple wounds in a hospital after bleeding in the street for 30 minutes.
Egypt has pardoned and released two al-Jazeera journalists; Canadian Mohamed Fahmy and Egyptian national Baher Mohamedwho had been jailed for disseminating “false news” in a trial widely criticised as a political charade by human rights groups and international observers.
Recently FDA-approved microchip in a pill will be the perfect excuse to place surveillance inside our bodies, cost billions to develop.
Bernie Sanders introduced a bill that bans private prisons and eliminates quotas for number of immigrants held in detention. Sanders: “We cannot fix our criminal justice system if corporations are allowed to profit from mass incarceration;”incentivizes locking people up for cheap labor, must no longer be an acceptable business model. We have to end the private prison racket in America.
Justice Department obtained a court order this summer demanding that Apple turn over, in real time, text messages between suspects using iPhones. Apple's response: Its iMessage system was encrypted and the company could not comply.
Presidents, politicians, and government leaders have affirmed that a secret government truly rules planet Earth; U.S. Presidents Woodrow Wilson, John F. Kennedy, Dwight Eisenhower, Theodore Roosevelt, Senator William Jenner, New York City Mayor John F. Hylan.
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