Tag Archives: police brutality

Constitution Party: The George Floyd Tragedy

The Constitution Party sent the following statement to subscribers today including a fundraising pitch and update on ballot access from the current chairman Frank Fluckiger as well as a statement from presidential nominee Don Blankenship on the killing of George Floyd

The news media has been replete with articles and comments regarding the inexcusable murder of George Floyd of Minneapolis.… Read more ...

Party for Socialism and Liberation: Manteca, CA, action marks second anniversary of police killing

Manteca, Calif., action marks second anniversary of police killing

Duenez family continues struggle for justice for their son

By William West

JUNE 13, 2013
ANSWER banner behind Brown Berets at rally

Photo: Toya Mileno

June 9 was the second anniversary of the killing of Ernest Duenez Jr. by Manteca police officer John Moody.

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Party for Socialism and Liberation: Victim of Sacramento police brutality dies in custody

Victim of Sacramento police brutality dies in custody

Video of John Torretti’s beating spreads

JUNE 6, 2013

John Torretti

The following article was previously published on the website of the ANSWER Coalition.

On May 24 the Sacramento police were called to a Metro PCS cell phone store because John Torretti, age 42, was allegedly speaking “unintelligibly” and scaring a store employee.

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PSL: Are the police forces part of the 99% or tools of the 1%?

Party for Socialism and Liberation at LiberationNews.org:

following article was written by a participant in the
Oct. 1

Occupy Wall Street march on the Brooklyn
, and
among the 700 protesters trapped and arrested there. Police brutality and
illegal arrests are taking place in cities and towns throughout the U.S.
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Paleocon Red Phillips Discusses Potential Libertarians for President

Posted by Red Phillips at Conservative Heritage Times. Although Phillips also writes for IPR, I (Paulie) am posting it here to make it clear that any opinions expressed are those of Phillips, not an IPR editorial. As with many other stories I post, I am posting it for the sake of discussion, not necessarily because I agree with the author.Read more ...

Jim Duensing running for Libertarian nomination for President of USA

Speaking on WYBS radio this morning, former Libertarian Party of Nevada and Libertarian State Leadership Alliance chair Jim Duensing confirmed that he is seeking the Libertarian nomination for President of the United States.

Duensing supporters were seen at the Libertarian Party of Nevada convention this past weekend wearing Jim Duensing for President T-Shirts.… Read more ...

Socialist Webzine: G20 coverage headlines

  • Evidence of Unmuzzled Dogs Being Used Against G20 …
  • G20 Pittsburgh Police Get Their Paychecks
  • Large Turnout for People's March at Pittsburgh G20…
  • Pittsburgh Students Face Tear Gas and Rubber Bulle…
  • More Footage of Police Using Dogs To Intimidate Pr…
  • Cops Threaten Protesters With Dogs – G20 Pittsburg…
  • Pittsburgh G20: heavy police presence on Universit…
  • Pittsburgh Says NO to the G20!
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    Libertarian Party of Colorado asks whether Denver police can be trusted to investigate brutality charges internally

    Posted on the Libertarian Party of Colorado blog:

    An investigation into the arrest of nearly 100 protesters on the first night of the Democratic National Convention revealed no “provable” police misconduct, the city’s Office of the Independent Monitor said today.

    Rocky Mountain News: No police misconduct found in arrest of DNC protesters

    Wow, who would have thought that when the police investigate the actions of the police they would have trouble finding any wrongdoing.

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    Cynthia McKinney invites you to spend the night with her and Roseanne Barr

    Posted at http://www.votetruth08.com/

    Spend the Night with Cynthia McKinney and Roseanne Barr!
    Thursday, 18 September 2008 05:38
    You are cordially invited to a special fundraiser on Thursday, September 25th in support of a real maverick for truth, Presidential Candidate Cynthia McKinney!

    Join Cynthia McKinney and Domestic Goddess Roseanne Barr at the legendary Jewel’s Catch One, located at 4067 West Pico Boulevard in Los Angeles.Jewel’s

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    Bob Barr condemns bungled police raid as example of unaccountable law enforcement agencies

    Press Release from the Barr campaign. This one may be of particular interest given Barr’s professional background, which is described in the last paragraph.

    Atlanta, GA — “We typically make fun of bungled police operations by saying they were conducted by the gang that couldn’t shoot straight,” notes Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party candidate for president.

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    Rosa Clemente piece in U. Albany Times Union

    By way of Ronald Kane Hardy at
    Green Party Watch

    Article about Albany Alum (and GP VP) Rosa Clemente by Mark Perry in the Times Union:

    Rosa Clemente came to the University at Albany at a heady time for minority student activism.

    There were demands for more students of color. Organizing.

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