Tagged: police brutality

Exploit Usain? Think Again!

Exploit Usain? Think Again!

  Donald Trump obviously thinks he can use anyone to back up his nonsensical fight with the NFL players – even Jamaica’s Usain Bolt. The US president is railing against American football players who...

Welcome Back Tiger!

Welcome Back Tiger!

  At a time like this it’s heartening to have Tiger back. I’m sure you share my deep distress at the way things are in America today. It seems the chasm separating white Americans...

Of state repression and class apartheid

Of state repression and class apartheid

The People’s National Party was vindicated on their position regarding the extension of the State of Emergency, with the unfortunate but brutally public extra-judicial killing of Ian Lloyd in Buckfield, St Ann.  Yet, it...

Freedom’s Just Another Word – for What?

Freedom’s Just Another Word – for What?

I just received a report that’s being circulated on the web and it got me thinking about that gray area between a police state and a lawless society. I think about things like that,...

U.S. Law Enforcement Officers Should be Screened More Carefully

U.S. Law Enforcement Officers Should be Screened More Carefully

Long, long ago, when I was a young reporter in Canada, I interviewed a recruiting officer in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. He told me that anyone who applied to join the RCMP had...