Tag Archives: Eric Garner

Support Your Local Police … Or Else

Friday, January 2, 2015

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and Chief of Police William Bratton should do the one thing they would never dare do to fix the attitude of their police force. They should fire a thousand cops.   In the midst …

Senate Acts, Royal ‘Shrooms

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Congress Passes a Bill!!!!!: Working instead of attending Christmas parties, the Senate last night passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill that will keep the government running. Some Republicans were angry with their own Ted Cruz from Texas whose procedural maneuver …

Protests Spread, Headed to Mars

Friday, December 5, 2014

Policing the Cops: Demonstrators marched again in New York and other cities last night amid calls for change in the attitude and tactics of policing in America. More than 200 were arrested in New York. From the streets to the …

“I Can’t Breathe,” Goodbye Bylines

Thursday, December 4, 2014

No Bill, No Peace: Demonstrations broke out nearly immediately in New York after a Staten Island grand jury declined to bring charges against a police officer in the case of a man who died after being placed in a chokehold. …

Hamas Denies, Obama Admits

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Gaza: Israel is pounding Gaza while searching for a missing soldier believed to have been captured by Hamas militants only two hours into a 72-hour ceasefire yesterday. Hamas denies it’s holding the soldier. Another 55 people were killed today, bringing …