Ferguson Financials, Simplified

The latest Justice Department report has revealed that 150 years after the formal end of slavery a new kind of race based profiteering is alive and well in Ferguson, MO. To the police department and town officials of Ferguson the lives, well being, livelihood, dreams and bodies of the descendants of African slaves are nothing more than little pots of money waiting to be harvested via traffic tickets, dog bites and noise complaints. Continue reading

Families Need Your Help In Justice For Victor Ortega And All San Diego Stolen Lives

As many of you know, on June 4, 2012, 31 year old Victor Ortega was executed by San Diego Police Officer, Jonathan McCarthy. According to witnesses, Victor was lying on the ground and in compliance with the officers’ demands.

As many of you know, on June 4, 2012, 31 year old, Victor Ortega was executed by San Diego Police Officer Jonathan McCarthy. According to witnesses Victor was lying on the ground and in compliance with the officers’ demands. Continue reading

One Minute of White Supremacy: The Ferguson Transcripts and the Murder of Michael Brown

A majority African-American city is ruled by a white minority, funded by fines and other charges levied on the majority by the police. Unsurprisingly, then, this system is enforced by casual violence that has now been found legal, even when it results in death. The grand jury’s refusal to indict makes this system visible. Continue reading

DD National #handsup Call-To-Action Today!

Police officers are sworn to serve and protect us–but they are literally killing our people in our communities. We must take action. We are asking young people around the country to go to the U.S. Attorney’s office near them and issue local demands to address police violence and grievances with local law enforcement and to apply pressure around the national demands. Continue reading