Posts tagged ‘cops’

Bookmarked “Britain’s Government Has Decided No One Should Police the Police”

Original post found at: https://jacobinmag.com/2021/02/chis-bill-uk-criminal-conduct-national-security/

This CHIS bill in the UK, which would allow umpteen government agencies the right to commit any crimes they like (amendments to bar them from raping, torturing and murdering were defeated) with zero risk of being prosecuted, sounds horrendous – and shame on Keir Starmer’s Labour Party for going along with it!

Bookmarked “It’s the anniversary of Malcolm X’s assassination.…” by Hari Kunzru

Original post found at: https://twitter.com/harikunzru/status/1363567793245990914

It’s the anniversary of Malcolm X’s assassination. This is the deathbed confession that former NYPD undercover Ray Wood passed to the family, now made public

Thread links also to a Guardian article with more context.

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