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Extra Judicial Killings

An Epidemic Akin Unto Lynching Pt. 2

Timothy N. Welbeck, Esq. | Posted 03.09.2017 | Black Voices
Timothy N. Welbeck, Esq.

Aside from the similarities in the sheer volume of blacks killed by police and those lynched decades before, there remain other staggering parallels between police killings and lynchings.

An Epidemic Akin Unto Lynching Pt. 1

Timothy N. Welbeck, Esq. | Posted 03.04.2017 | Black Voices
Timothy N. Welbeck, Esq.

Many endeavor to explain the racial disparities in those killed by police officers by espousing theories of black criminality acting as a pervasive pathogen plaguing the black community.

One Step Closer to Meaningful Oversight of International Targeted Killing

Adam Cohen | Posted 06.30.2013 | Politics
Adam Cohen

The hearing established that the drones issue is not about the rights of American citizens alone but about the rights of people around the world.

8 Things I Miss About the Cold War

Jon Wiener | Posted 03.17.2013 | Politics
Jon Wiener

It couldn't be a sadder thing to admit, given what happened in those years, but -- given what's happened in these years -- who can doubt that the America of the 1950s and 1960s was, in some ways, simply a better place than the one we live in now?

Colombia Commits "Crimes Against Humanity" as Free Trade Pacts Are Debated

Dan Kovalik | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dan Kovalik

Despite the claims of the Colombian government and those in the U.S. eager to consummate "free trade" pacts, the human rights situation in that country is deteriorating fast.