feminism is: 👩🏻👩🏼👩🏽👩🏾👩🏿=👨🏻👨🏼👨🏽👨🏾👨🏿
black lives matter is: 👩🏽👩🏾👩🏿👨🏿👨🏾👨🏿=👨🏻👩🏻👩🏼👩🏻👨🏼
— Himo(@HimoKash) March 30, 2016
"TheBlack Lives Matter movement is global."
Canadian activists want justice after an officer-involved shooting. https://t.co/aGS9XwxHKq
— AJ+ (@ajplus) March 29, 2016
Recent @RudermanFdn White Paper on #Media coverage of #police violence and #disability covered @NBCNews https://t.co/G553FawvTq @AriMelber
— Jay Ruderman(@JayRuderman) March 15, 2016
- Demand the removal and arrest of Rick Snyder, the Governor of Michigan.
- Make the State of Michigan pay for the disaster that the State of Michigan created.
- The federal government must then be placed in charge.
- Evacuate any and all Flint residents who want to leave now.
- For those who choose to stay in Flint, FEMA must create a temporary water system in each home.
If you want to help Flint, sign the petition, demand that the federal government take action, and then get involved yourself, wherever you live, so that this doesn’t happen to you — and so that the people we elect know they can no longer break the law as they rule by fiat or indifference. We deserve much better than this.
For a better world,
Click through for more
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.commondreams.org
Water towers in America usually boast the names of the communities they serve, often with a mascot or slogan; totems of civic pride. Not here. Smudged by driving snow on a recent morning, this one merely proclaims: FLINT WATER PLANT. And this one stands for betrayal, hardship and scandal. Cast your eyes down to the neighbourhoods beyond; homes with sagging roofs and dilapidated porches, and you will see them, bundled-up figures shuffling down the streets. Some carry their loads in their arms, others push trollies through the drifts.
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.independent.co.uk
Although the number of cops charged with murder or manslaughter sharply spiked last year, not a single officer was convicted for these unjustified deaths. With less cops killed in the line of duty in 2015, the number of people killed by police increased yet again.
Read more at http://thefreethoughtproject.com/record-number-cops-charged-murder-manslaughter-2015-single-officer-convicted/#G5UAbO7cKm8zvzUt.99
Sourced through Scoop.it from: thefreethoughtproject.com
In a somber Saturday ceremony, 43 silhouettes of young men were mounted at Santa Clara University in remembrance of the student teachers who were attacked, abducted and presumably slain in a small Mexican town in 2014
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.mercurynews.com
“Due to the corrupt system, I have a dead child,” she said. “I feel like breath has been taken out of my body once again.”
Sourced through Scoop.it from: newsone.com
Photo: Santiago Mejia, Special To The Chronicle
Audience members listen during a raucous meeting at S.F. City Hall over the police shooting death of #MarioWoods in Bayview.
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.sfgate.com