mrdmk replied to the topic Texas Deployed SWAT, Bomb Robot, Small Army of Cops to Arrest a Woman and Her Dog (The Intercept) in the forum General Discussion 2 hours ago
mrdmk started the topic New Jersey Law Says Criminal Cops Should Go to Jail. Records Reveal They Often Don’t. (ProPubica) in the forum General Discussion 2 hours ago
Officers accused of violence, sexual misconduct and more have walked free in deals that dodge a tough sentencing law. Now lawmakers want to eliminate it.
by Andrew Ford, Asbury Park Press
When New Jersey lawmakers sought advice about police accountability, one of the power players they turned to was Sean Lavin, a police union leader.
During the Republican National Convention last month, the high-ranking women in President Donald Trump’s White House tried to make the case for his commitment to gender equality.
A video flashed through images of women who advise the president, including his daughter Ivanka and his daughter-in-law, Lara. A voiceover intoned, “President Tru…[Read more]
mrdmk replied to the topic Grand jury indicts Louisville officer in death of Breonna Taylor in the forum Latest Breaking News 5 hours ago
(From OP’s link above)
A grand jury indicted Louisville police detective Brett Hankison in connection with the death of Breonna Taylor on Wednesday, charging him with three counts of wanton endangerment.
The two other officers involved in the case, Jonathan Mattingly and Myles Cosgrove, were not charged, and none of the officers were charged for…[Read more]
mrdmk replied to the topic Caitlin Johnstone: MSM Promotes Yet Another CIA Press Release As News in the forum General Discussion 5 hours ago
Ever since the end of World War II:
The destruction of Labor Unions
The House of Un-American Activities
Richard Nixon’s War on Drugs and Secret Plan for Vietnam
Ronald Reagan’s Tickle Down Economy and no more enforcement against monopolies
George H.W. Bush rule of law for the common person
William Clinton passing NAFTA, consolidation of the…[Read more]
mrdmk started the topic Texas Deployed SWAT, Bomb Robot, Small Army of Cops to Arrest a Woman and Her Dog (The Intercept) in the forum General Discussion 20 hours ago
She had done nothing wrong. State troopers started following her because of “anti law enforcement rhetoric” on her car windows.
By Seth Harp
Twenty-four-year-old Lauren Mestas was already having a bad day when she noticed a cop car tailing her northbound on Interstate 35, headed into downtown Austin. She wasn’t overly concerned at first,…[Read more]
mrdmk replied to the topic Pentagon used taxpayer money meant for masks and swabs to make jet engine parts and body armor in the forum General Discussion 22 hours ago
Trump used Pentagon funds to pay for his wall, so the Brass is just reclaiming what is owed to them…
Biden is a right wing tool, has been his whole career
Bernie Sanders is not a Socialist, Sanders supports a mixed economy
Sanders does not support the government in the production of goods
mrdmk started the topic The New York Times and Nikole Hannah-Jones abandon key claims of the 1619 Project (WSWS.org) in the forum General Discussion 1 day ago
The New York Times, without announcement or explanation, has abandoned the central claim of the 1619 Project: that 1619, the year the first slaves were brought to Colonial Virginia—and not 1776—was the “true founding” of the United States.
The initial introduction to the Project, when it was rolled out in August 2019, stated that:
The 1619 Pr…
mrdmk replied to the topic Krystal and Saagar: Spotify Employees Want To CENSOR Joe Rogan's Podcast in the forum Multimedia 1 day ago
The popular podcast host is a political liberal by all metrics. So what explains the contempt he provokes in liberal circles?
By Glenn Greenwald
<u>Joe Rogan has amassed</u> one of the largest and most influential media platforms in U.S. politics, if not the single most influential. The value of his program was quantified in May when the…[Read more]
mrdmk started the topic Report documents criminality and corruption at heart of global banking system (WSWS.org) in the forum General Discussion 1 day ago
An explosive report published Sunday by BuzzFeed News documents the role that major US and international banks knowingly play in laundering and circulating trillions of dollars in dirty money from terrorist organizations, drug cartels and assorted international financial criminals.
The report is an unanswerable indictment not only of the banks,…[Read more]
mrdmk started the topic Louisville police chief declares “state of emergency” in advance of state’s decision on charges against policemen who killed Breonna Taylor (WSWS.org) in the forum General Discussion 1 day ago
The chief of the Louisville Metro Police Department (LMPD) has issued a special order declaring a state of emergency in preparation for an imminent announcement from Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron on whether or not criminal charges will be brought against the police officers who killed Breonna Taylor, a 26-year-old African American…[Read more]
I promised to our fearless leader not to make anymore JPR jokes because it is like shooting fish in the barrel
Despite being spied on and having their privacy invaded by the UC Global firm that targeted Assange, reporters from major US news outlets have said nothing in protest. Meanwhile, new evidence of that firm’s CIA links has emerged.
by Max Blumenthal
A Spanish security firm apparently contracted by US intelligence to carry out a campaign of b…[Read more]
mrdmk replied to the topic Donald Trump Threatens To Sign Executive Order Disqualifying Joe Biden in the forum Latest Breaking News 2 days ago
Just by Trump saying he will sign an EO to disqualify Biden shows what an ass he is
mrdmk started the topic White House bans TikTok and WeChat: A major intensification of internet censorship (WSWS.org) in the forum General Discussion 3 days ago
In a major escalation of the anti-China campaign ahead of the election, the Trump administration announced on Friday that it was following through on its executive orders of August 6 and banning the social media apps TikTok and WeChat from being downloaded from US app stores on Sunday.
The move is a frontal assault on the freedom of expression…[Read more]
mrdmk replied to the topic Trump's 1776 commission is proof America is spiraling toward fascism … in the forum General Discussion 3 days ago
Sounds like Trump wants students to have a K – 12 education we all got. Which is as follows:
In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue and was a real swell guy.
In Jamestown, settlers were dropped one year and gone the next. Possible alien abduction. (Oops, that was the History Channel)
The Pilgrims and the Indians had a wonderful dinner…[Read more]
mrdmk replied to the topic Florida parents are getting high and exposing themselves during kids’ virtual classes in the forum The Village Idiot 3 days ago
The only person who should see the children is the teacher, not the other students.
Of course the NY Post is full of bluster and no information.
Why are people who fully exposed are POC and who are the ones who are hidden by the flag?
News photos are supposed to tell a story, and this one does. It is a phony story because these people are paid to stand there.
mrdmk started the topic Colorado police conduct militarized arrests of Party for Socialism and Liberation members (WSWS.org) in the forum General Discussion 3 days ago
In an alarming escalation of state retaliation against opponents of unending police violence and murder, at least six protesters, four of whom are members of the Party for Socialism and Liberation (PSL), were arrested by police and SWAT officers with the Aurora, Colorado police department on Thursday.
As part of an attempted frame-up, the…[Read more]
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