Education Alone Isn’t Enough To Solve The Problems With Policing

Police Abuses Training Not Answer

From The Guardian comes a video by Civil Rights Attorney Brian Stevenson: Mr. Stevenson has a compelling story to tell about police brutality as a black, male, civil rights attorney. He details an experience he had when he was 28-years old, wherein two police officers pointed a gun at him and shouted, “Move and I’ll blow […]

Habeas Corpus – Another Purported Safeguard Ignored When Convenient

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“The most destructive thing governments do is divide people against each other, all in competition over the reins of the state.” So says Anthony Gregory, a prolific writer, who last weekend spoke at the Freedom Summit in Phoenix (see the post From the Freedom Summit for more). Gregory recently published The Power of Habeas Corpus in America: […]

Leaked files provide new insight into Gitmo gulag

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Last week, WikiLeaks and several prominent news sources began publishing hundreds of classified documents about the US government’s secretive prison in Guantanamo Bay.