No Justice, No Peace (¾/15): The full report of the Department of Justice’s investigation into the Ferguson Police Department has been released and it is nothing short of horrifying. Please take the time to read each screencap above, and if you can stomach more afterwords, read the full report. The above barely scrapes the surface of the indignities Ferguson PD inflicted on the people they were supposed to protect and serve. Ferguson PD is not unique. This is everyday terrorism faced by Black folks from the police, around the country. #staywoke #farfromover
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by scythemantisAfter months of civilian outcry across the country, the United States Department of Justice finally launched a full federal investigation into the activities of the Ferguson police over the past few years, and they've confirmed the worst of what was already obvious to millions of Americans: that minorities were routinely singled out, that charges were designed to be unfair, and that most police activity was solely to generate money.
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Bob McCulloch pointed out a lot of inconsistencies in testimony yesterday.
None of these, I think.
There’s actually a lot you need to know about Bob McCulloch that tumblr hasn’t really been on top of.
- McCulloh’s father was a police officer who was killed on duty. He’s biased as all fucking hell.
- 70,000 people signed a petition to try and get McCulloch out of this case. He’s been known to protect officers from