The C.O.W.S. Compensatory Call-In 11/22/14

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Saturday, November 22nd 9:00PM Eastern/ 6:00PM Pacific The Context of White Supremacy hosts the weekly Compensatory Call-In. We encourage non-white listeners to dial in with their codified concepts, new terms, observations, research findings, workplace problems or triumphs, and/or suggestions on how best to Replace White Supremacy With Justice ASAP. We’ll use these Continue Reading →

NOV 21 The C.O.W.S. THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS Part IV

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Friday, November 21st 8:00PM Eastern/ 5:00PM Pacific The Context of White Supremacy hosts study session number four on Rebecca Skloot‘s bestselling non-fiction publication, The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks. Henrietta Lacks was a black mother of five who labored through cervical cancer; she died in 1951. Suspected Racists in White Continue Reading →

NYC Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito supports cannabis legalization due to racist police practices

11-20-2014 1-22-55 PM

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced her support for marijuana legalization at the November pre-stated meeting. Speaker Mark –Viverito joins a growing list of elected officials coming out in support of marijuana legalization, including New York City council members Stephen Levin, Jumaane Williams, Rafael Espinal, and more recently Continue Reading →

Dirty cop charged in money laundering scheme involving drugs allowed to retire

11-20-2014 1-17-23 PM

n Newport, Tennessee, a Newport police officer facing money laundering charges retired last Wednesday. Former Captain Roger Lynn Schults, 54, had been indicted in July on one count of conspiracy to commit money laundering and three counts of money laundering along with another Newport police officer, the officer’s wife, who Continue Reading →

Baltimore cops charged after knowingly arresting wrong man on drug charges

11-20-2014 1-08-34 PM

In Baltimore, a Baltimore police officer was charged last Friday with arresting on drug charges a man he knew was innocent. Officer Steven Slack was part of an arrest team directed to detain a man observed by hidden officers making a hand-to-hand drug deal, but he placed the wrong person under Continue Reading →

Chicago Cops kill with impunity according to reporters

11-20-2014 12-57-07 PM

Truthout investigative reporters Sarah Macaraeg and Alison Flowers discuss their recent investigation into the Chicago police force and its civilian police review board. Like this:Like Loading…