Category: Police violence

Protests about police violence are met with wave of police violence

The nationwide anti-police brutality protests sparked by the killing of George Floyd in the US have been marked by widespread incidents of police violence, including punching, kicking, gassing, pepper-spraying and driving vehicles at often peaceful protesters in

How racist policing took over American cities

“The problem is the way policing was built,” historian Khalil Muhammad says. By Anna North – Originally published on Eugene Williams, a 17-year-old black boy, was stoned to death by white people in 1919 after he swam