Tagged: Police Abuse


Daniel Pantaleo Has Been Fired

Daniel Pantaleo has been fired. It is the only consequence of him having used a prohibited chokehold on Eric Garner five years ago. Garner died in the aftermath of its application.

More Police Brutality

“The police are people who give help each and every day If you’d like to help people, then joining the police is A-okay!   ‘Cause people helping other people is what this world’s about,...

A few more things on Gates

That last post on the now-infamous Gates arrest raised the room temperature quite a bit, so I thought I’d revisit a few salient points. First, here’s Slate on whether Gates’ conduct can plausibly be...