GALVESTON: Police Pull Black Man Through Downtown by Rope

Photo: Two white police officers pull Donald Neely with rope through downtown Galveston with his hands tied behind his back By Mike Talavera Last Saturday, two mounted Galveston police officers pulled a Black man by rope through the streets of downtown in a repulsive reenactment of slavery-era Texas. 43-year-old Donald Neely had been arrested for a misdemeanor and as punishment was humiliated in an homage … Continue reading GALVESTON: Police Pull Black Man Through Downtown by Rope

Ethiopian Jews Riot Against Police Killing of Unarmed Teen

By Jennifer Kelly The settler-colonial state of Israel has been wracked by protests and riots following the police murder of a teenage Ethiopian Jew named Solomon Tekah. On Sunday June 30, he was killed after supposedly throwing stones at the officer who attempted to break up a fight between him and another teen – an account which witnesses dispute. This kind of state violence is … Continue reading Ethiopian Jews Riot Against Police Killing of Unarmed Teen

AUSTIN: Racist Murderer Denied Reduced Bail

By Jakob Stein This past Wednesday a district court denied Jason Roche’s motion to lower bail for the racist murder of Devonte Ortiz. The 41 year-old Roche murdered Ortiz, a black teenager, in the early hours of July 4th, 2018, after Roche instigated a dispute about the teenagers popping firecrackers in the apartment complex parking lot. During the initial argument, Roche shouted racial epithets at … Continue reading AUSTIN: Racist Murderer Denied Reduced Bail