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9 Arrested Blocking San Francisco Airport Roadway in Black Xmas Demonstrations

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Protesting the death of Mario Woods, 9 Black Lives Matter activsts were arrested yesterday in San Francisco.  See the protests through their own eyes: Protests on the 405 South have the freeway stopped for miles #405south pic.twitter.com/j8hJ9ISrJf — Tory Barneson Benoit (@ToryWithaWhy) December 23, 2015 We shutdown the highway for …

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Rigged System: Report Finds Baltimore is a National Leader in Evictions, as 7,000 Households, Overwhelmingly Black, Are Thrown out on the Street Each Year

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“Baltimore is in the news again, not just for the killing of Black men by the police, but also for emerging as a center of the national eviction crisis.  A report by the Public Justice Center, a civil legal aid organization, sounds the alarm on the problem of evictions, which …

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For 55 officers involved in fatal shootings this year, it wasn’t their first time

Jorge Ramirez Sr., 58, speaks as Xavier Gonzalez, 13, and Nicole Ramirez, 30, look on in Los Angeles. The three are family members of Jorge Ramirez, an unarmed police informant who was killed by police in Bakersfield, Calif., when a wanted man he was with opened fire on officers. (Patrick T. Fallon/For The Washington Post)

“More than 50 police officers involved in fatal shootings this year had previously fired their guns in deadly on-duty shootings, according to a Washington Post investigation. For a handful of officers, it was their third fatal shooting. For one officer, it was his fourth.” Full Story – Washington Post 

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These 14 large police departments only killed black people this year

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“Police in the U.S. have killed at least 1,152 people this year so far — and there’s no evidence that violent crime has any relationship to police violence. At least three people are killed every day by police, but it’s nearly impossible to find exact figures for police violence because …

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Black Lives Matter Marches Through Bronx Streets For Eleanor Bumpurs

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Peoples Monday marched through the streets demanding justice for Eleanor Bumpurs. See the protest through their own courageous eyes: #Bronx #NYC: #PeoplesMonday at #NYPD station at Yankee Stadium stop taking about #EleanorBumpurs! #BlackLivesMatter pic.twitter.com/jeQpOqA0dU — Ash J (@AshAgony) December 22, 2015 #Bronx #NYC: #PeoplesMonday in the streets for #EleanorBumpurs! #BlackLivesMatter …

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Fatal police shooting of unarmed citizen Noel Aguilar in Long Beach officer caught on camera shooting him in the back and clearly planting gun

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