Ideas Have Consequences

Ideas Have Consequences

This video was captured on April 29, 2014 in Manchester, in the ‘shire. Anthony Battistelli made clear that he believes an action is just for himself but unjust for another. I don’t believe there are or should be two classes of people. The way we change that is through ideas. Ideas that say it’s ok […]

Thank You

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Hey folks! DEO here! Greater Cleveland Cop Block. I just want to say thank you to our supporters. As you may or may not know, Pete Eyre was recently in Cleveland to spend some time with me to get to know what  I am working with around here. There is video up of our adventures […]

Greater Cleveland Cop Block Photo Enforcement with Pete Eyre

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This post was shared with us by DEO of Greater Cleveland Cop Block. Date of Interaction: 3/27/14 Police Employees Involved: Kevin Stasiak, Mike Tellings and Dino Police Employee Contact Information: 440-885-1234 I had an enjoyable visit with one of my two favorite bearded friends! Pete was in Cleveland this weekend and we went to film […]

Justice for Luis Rodriguez, Killed by Police Employees in Moore, Oklahoma

Justice for Luis Rodriguez, Killed by Police in Moore, OK

On February 15th, 2014 Luis F. Rodriguez was killed in the parking lot of the Warren Theater in Moore, Oklahoma. Will the men responsible – Ryan Minard, Joseph Bradley, and Brian Clarkston, employed at the Moore police outfit, and Tyler Howser and Chad Strang, employed at the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation outfit, be held […]

Ladies of Cop Block Calendar Fallout: We Must Police Ourselves

Ladies of Cop Block Calendar Fallout: We Must Police Ourselves

I advocate that the disinfecting light of transparency be focused on those who act in the wrong. As such, I felt compelled to weigh-in on the inaction thus far by Lauren Wagner aka Lauryn Beth Faulkner to return money to donors of the 2014 Ladies of Cop Block calendar as was promised, in the hope that […]

An Update from Oklahoma

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I just rolled into Arkansas from Oklahoma. My time in the latter was productive and fulfilling, spent largely focused on three stories that each involve the death of an individual at the hands of others who wear badges: Mah-hi-vist Goodblanket, who was killed in late December, 2013 by Custer County Sheriff employee Dillon Mach and […]

Why Cops Pull The Trigger by Nicole Flatow

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The post below by Nicole Flatow was originally posted to ThinkProgress.org on December 20, 2013. I saw it on the Facebook cause for Mah-hi-vist Goodblanket and I thought it worthwhile to repost here. Below the write-up are some thoughts of my own. ________________________ Why Cops Pull The Trigger: Pulling Back The Curtain On Police Shootings […]

Talking to Police Employees in NM

Talking to Police Employees in NM

Admittedly, this isn’t the most polished of videos, but I thought it worthwhile to share a few of the interactions I had with police employees when passing through New Mexico in late February in the hope that it’ll inspire you to engage everyone – police employees and non-police employees alike – in conversation about how […]

Road Pirate Interaction in Meade, KS

Road Pirate Interaction in Meade, KS

On February 12th, 2014 Pete Eyre was stopped by Dan Pfanenstiel, head honcho of the Meade, KS police outfit, for allegedly not signaling when two lanes merged into one on the west side of town. Thirty minutes later, Eyre left with a ransom note that indicated an infraction (Ord. 852, Sect. 55, Failed to use […]

Marc Stevens: Show Me the Evidence Your Laws Apply

Marc Stevens: Show Me the Evidence Your Laws Apply

When at the Freedom Summit in Phoenix I was fortunate to sit down with Marc Stevens to capture some of his thoughts. This four-minute video only scratches the surface of the strategy he advocates, and how it’s been implemented around the globe. As Marc notes, the charade is the same everywhere – a group of […]