A response to the “Why don’t you protest for [Insert name here]” attempt to derail civil rights progress

I’ve seen some variation of the image shown below posted by some friends. Please allow me to explain why this is utter… Read the rest “A response to the “Why don’t you protest for [Insert name here]” attempt to derail civil rights progress”

A response to the “why are you protesting for this criminal?” attempt at excusing police brutality

When speaking out against instances of police brutality and racism, I often hear a response along the lines of “why… Read the rest “A response to the “why are you protesting for this criminal?” attempt at excusing police brutality”

News articles about problems in policing in the greater Quad cities (IL and IA) Area

The purpose of this page is to provide a list of links that address problems with policing in the greater Quad Cities area… Read the rest “News articles about problems in policing in the greater Quad cities (IL and IA) Area”

The Neonazi counter-protest to our peaceful protest against police brutality and racism in Davenport, Iowa on August 22, 2020

Below are screenshots that provide information on Dave Coghlan Jr., the guy behind the armed “back the blue”… Read the rest “The Neonazi counter-protest to our peaceful protest against police brutality and racism in Davenport, Iowa on August 22, 2020”

White Supremacists and related people falsely Accuse Black Lives Matters protesters and other minorities of violence

People who are opposed to civil rights progress have a long history of trying to smear civil rights groups and their organizers.… Read the rest “White Supremacists and related people falsely Accuse Black Lives Matters protesters and other minorities of violence”

My response to the “those who hate us will still call us when they need us” pro-police meme

The above image is total garbage. When the police involuntarily take my money through taxes and have a monopoly on law enforcement,… Read the rest “My response to the “those who hate us will still call us when they need us” pro-police meme”

The Killing of Concealed Carry Permit Holder Philando Castile by a MN Police Officer, and the Killing of 5 Dallas Police Officers

The police killing of concealed carry permit holder Philando Castile is a troubling, for a variety of reasons, as are the… Read the rest “The Killing of Concealed Carry Permit Holder Philando Castile by a MN Police Officer, and the Killing of 5 Dallas Police Officers”