A NASA scientist heading home to the U.S. said he was detained in January at a Houston airport, where Customs and Border Protection officers pressured him for access to his work phone and its potentially sensitive contents. Last month, CPB agents checked the identification of passengers leaving a domestic flight at New York’s John F. Kennedy… Continue Reading →
While the racist psychopath in the White House has been whipping up hysteria about bomb-wielding jihadists from the Middle East, a far more dangerous terrorist threat has been growing like a cancer right here at home. That is the growth and proliferation of white supremacist groups. The fact is that, since 11 September 2001, over twice… Continue Reading →
Sometimes even white privilege and actual proof isn’t enough.
Donald Trump’s appalling attacks on the press have been unprecedented and as president-elect he’s continuing down that path. Trump finally gave a press conference and it was bonkers. The president-elect refused to take a CNN reporter’s question and told him, “You are fake news!” After that, his staff of cheerleaders could be heard laughing and clapping.… Continue Reading →
FORT WORTH, Texas — The full version of a viral video showing a Fort Worth police officer arresting three women reveals more than 22 minutes of new footage from before the officer arrived and after the arrests. The full video, posted Friday on youtube.com, is almost 30 minutes long and does not reveal any major new… Continue Reading →
The FBI has released an incredibly lame statement explaining why, on today of all days, they felt compelled to dump a mostly-redacted set of documents concerning a 15-year old investigation into the Clinton Foundation online. Just in: statement from the FBI on its release of documents today pertaining to the Marc Rich/Bill Clinton inquiry pic.twitter.com/SLBEmxNjmM -… Continue Reading →
After being dark since 2015, the FBI account which tweets out record dumps they place online began tweeting this weekend after Comey’s letter went public. Through the weekend, the tweets were innocuous, but certainly ones that would garner some attention. Like these: FBI Seal Name Initials and Special Agent Gold Badge 0625D: https://t.co/3FuFJzcgwD – FBI Records… Continue Reading →
An investigative piece from The Intercept.
This man’s crime? Driving with a suspended license:
You can’t do that,” says Kevin Campbell on video captured inside the police lock-up on June 7, 2016.
“Yes, I can. Yes, I can,” says Allen Park Police Officer Daniel Mack.
“Why you putting your fingers in my [expletive]?? Why you feeling my [expletive],” says Campbell in the video.
“Cause you got [something] tucked into your [expletive],” said Mack.
This happened in Tulsa. They just shot him, for no good reason: