Wow, this peice by @Olivianuzzi “he spent the night alone, refreshing Twitter, watching helplessly as people tried to destroy his life.// Another man, a former Maryland cop, was wrongly accused, too.” google.com/amp/s/nymag.co…
HAUNTING: This memorial, just outside the block where #GeorgeFloyd was killed... is one of the most affecting places I’ve been in recent memory.
It’s over 100 black names. Lives lost in cases of injustice. Displayed as tombstones in a graveyard.
Hallowed Ground. @NBCNews
Arizona, today, has the most hospitalizations & ICU beds in use for COVID patients of any day yet (graphs, below).
In last 48 hours: 2771 newly-reported COVID cases in Arizona & 46 new deaths reported.
This isn’t going in the right direction.
JUST IN: 2 Buffalo police officers charged with 2nd-degree assault after video showed police shoving a 75-year-old man to the ground at a protest Thursday night, @WGRZ reports.
BREAKING: 2 Buffalo, NY police officers who shoved a 75-year-old elderly man to the ground have been arrested and charged with Assault in the Second Degree. They are Aaron Torglaski, 39, and Robert McCabe, 32.
This is our unsheltered brother Shane here in Kinlani/Flagstaff. He came to the infoshop today to tell me to document and share what happened to him:
At approximately 8pm last night at Beaver & Cherry streets in… instagram.com/p/CBEj0jSFvtw/…
As a journalist I’ve been here before. Covering stories of someone who looks like me dying in police custody. It gets personal. This week I questioned- how do we break the cycle of violence and mistrust?
America in Crisis: Covering Police Brutality youtu.be/k8IRpYH_H9Y
NEW: Philadelphia Police Department Staff Inspector Joseph Bologna was charged today with aggravated assault and other charges by the district attorney.
The charges stem from an incident where a college student was struck in the head with a baton while protesting on Monday.
The city of Los Angeles paid a $2.45-million settlement to Occupy L.A. protesters arrested during a violent clash with police in 2011.
Wonder how much this one will cost taxpayers ...
#MINNEAPOLIS: A defense strat is emerging for officers charged w/ aiding and abetting.
Attorneys arguing that two of the officers were rookies & eventually tried to help.
Prosecutors not buying it.
Also the most stirring moments from #GeorgeFloyd’s memorial. @MSNBC@NBCNews