Category: Assorted Ideas

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Still Can’t Breathe: How NYPD Officers Continue to Use Chokeholds on Civilians

Topher Sanders, ProPublica, and Yoav Gonen, THE CITY This article was originally publishedon Jan 21 at 5:00am ESTby THE CITY and ProPublica More than six years after the police killing of Eric Garner, officers with substantiated claims of abuse go without any meaningful punishment.  This story is co-published […]

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At protests that draw counter-protesters, people on the left more likely to face arrest

by Clark Merrefield, Journalist’s ResourceJanuary 12, 2021 As hundreds of President Donald Trump’s supporters took over the U.S. Capitol Jan. 6, journalists chronicled the striking differences in how law enforcement officials treated the insurrectionists compared with how they treated racial justice protesters who marched in dozens of cities […]

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“Where They Countin’ the Votes?!”: New Video Details Tense Moments as Capitol Mob Sought Out Lawmakers

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. This story originally appeared in ProPublica. by Jack Gillum, video by Lucas Waldron and Maya Eliahou More than 10 million people have seen the video shot by HuffPost reporter […]