iOS app Android app

The Thin Blue Line

Choking on the Truth: Race, Justice, and the Thin Blue Line

Yohuru Williams | Posted 02.07.2015 | Black Voices
Yohuru Williams

Given the current discussion on ways to restore harmony to police-community relations, it is worth revisiting the history. In November of 1993, the New York City Police Department officially banned the use of chokeholds.

Is Resistance Futile? The Cost of Challenging the American Police State

John W. Whitehead | Posted 11.10.2014 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

What exactly constitutes resisting an arrest? Do Americans really have any recourse at all when it comes to obeying an order from a police officer, even if it's just to ask a question or assert one's rights, or should we just "surrender quietly"?

Stocking Stuffers: The Best Movies About Miscarriages of Justice

David Protess | Posted 02.18.2012 | Chicago
David Protess

Hollywood relishes tales of villains, victims and heroes, so it is not surprising that movies about miscarriages of justice have long been a staple of the film industry.

PHOTO: Stunning Shot Of 'The Thin Blue Line'

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 11.20.2011 | Green

The International Space Station has an angle on Earth unlike any other in the history of mankind. That's why it keeps producing so many incredible ...

5 Documentaries Worth Seeing

Delia Lloyd | Posted 10.25.2011 | Home
Delia Lloyd

The Thin, Blue Line dramatically re-enacts the crime scene and investigation of a police officer's murder in Dallas. The film was so powerful and convincing that it helped free an innocent man from prison.