Category Archives: Legal System

The BrownWatch: News for People of Color. – What is Racism?

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New Orleans land grab: Addressing the ‘elephant’ in the city 10 years after Hurricane Katrina

Source: San Francisco Bay View » New Orleans land grab: Addressing the ‘elephant’ in the city 10 years after Hurricane Katrina

10 Shameful Acts of Terrorism Against Black People That Main stream Media Has Chosen to Ignore

MOVE Bombing in Philadelphia It was about 30 years ago that police forces proved just how brutal they could be when it came to dealing with the Black community. Philadelphia officers successfully carried out a massive mission to bomb the headquarters of a group called MOVE, a 1996 report by CNN explains. The 1985 bombing targeted …

Source: 10 Shameful Acts of Terrorism Against Black People That Mainstream Media Has Chosen to Ignore – Atlanta Blackstar

Middle East – Palestinian teen killed in West Bank clashes with Israeli army – France 24

A Palestinian teen shot during clashes with the Israeli army in the West Bank died of his wounds early Saturday, Palestinian medical and security sources said.

Source: Middle East – Palestinian teen killed in West Bank clashes with Israeli army – France 24

Inside the Shadowy Business of Prison Phone Calls

 

The secretive business of selling phone calls to inmates and their families

Source: Inside the Shadowy Business of Prison Phone Calls

Sudan’s Bashir heads to South Africa for African Union summit: sources

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir headed to South Africa on Saturday to attend an African Union summit, according to sources at the presidency and state media, despite being the subject an International Criminal Court (ICC) arrest warrant

Source: http://af.reuters.com/article/topNews/idAFKBN0OU08C20150614

Update: South African court orders indicted Sudanese leader not to leave
http://af.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idAFKBN0OU0GX20150614

UN peacekeepers buy sex with goods: Report

A draft report by the United Nations Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) has found that UN peacekeepers commonly pay for sex with everything from dresses, jewelry, perfume, cellphones, televisions and other items in countries where they are deployed.

http://www.presstv.ir/Detail/2015/06/11/415426/UN-peacekeepers-sex-Haiti-Liberia

New Jersey boat tax bill passes Senate committee

http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/business/new-jersey-boat-tax-bill-passes-senate-committee/article_8e61d662-10fd-11e5-a774-db8432e8c77c.html

‘Deep disagreements’ emerge in first round of US-Cuba talks | MSNBC

The first round of high-level talks between United States and Cuba wrapped up this week.

Source: ‘Deep disagreements’ emerge in first round of US-Cuba talks | MSNBC