police brutality

FRANCE

Police Rape Black Man in Paris, Sparking Protests

February 10, 2017 | Four policemen brutally raped a Black youth during an identity check in the northern Parisian suburb of Aulnay-sous-Bois on Thursday, February 2. The 22-year-old victim was hospitalized for (...)

Ivan Matewan

UNITED STATES

Bring BLM Back to the Streets: A Critique of the M4BL Platform

December 30, 2016 | Donald Trump’s victory demands our vigilance and readiness to fight. The urgency for a united front of resistance and mobilizations to defend against rightwing attacks has become clearer than (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre
Julia Wallace

Resistance against Policing

UCLA Talks Global Resistance Against Policing

December 12, 2016 | The Undercommons and UCLA’s African Activist Association hosted a conversation about global resistance against policing. Speakers halied from South Africa, Brazil, the Phillipines and Los Angeles.

Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò

ASIA

Philippine National Police Brutally Repress Protestors in front of US Embassy

November 02, 2016 | On October 19th 2016 the Philippine National Police (PNP) drove a police truck over people protesting US imperialism in front of the US Embassy.

Chelsea Carl

PARIS, FRANCE

Sorbonne Professor Attacked by Police

September 29, 2016 | “I’m going to rape you, then we’ll see if you keep filming the police.”

Marisela Trevin

A TRIBUTE TO THOSE MURDERED BY THE COPS:

Their Memory Lives in the Struggle

September 28, 2016

POLICE BRUTALITY

In NYC, Protesters March Against Police Murder

September 25, 2016 | On Saturday night, about 200 protesters gathered at sundown in Manhattan. They held a brief rally and marched through Central Park to Rockefeller Center several blocks away.

UNITED STATES- POLICE BRUTALITY

From Charlotte to NYC: We Shut it Down!

September 22, 2016 | Protests erupted in Charlotte, North Carolina for the second night in a row on Wednesday night. In NYC, 100+ people also took the streets with a common message: against police murder and (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

Myths About Police Repression Exposed

August 26, 2016 | While the media is awash 24/7 with Clinton and Trump, police murders of African Americans and protests against them continues apace – with only cursory media attention.

Barry Sheppard

UNITED STATES - POLICE BRUTALITY

How We Fight Against Police Terror

July 28, 2016 | They will kill you—armed or unarmed. They will kill you with your pants pulled up or sagged. They will kill you whether you have a job or you’re unemployed. They will kill you if you have the (...)

Julia Wallace

UNITED STATES - PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS

Let’s Get over Sanders and Back into the Streets

July 18, 2016 | Last week, Bernie Sanders endorsed Hillary Clinton, leaving many of his supporters disappointed. But there is still a way forward: join the protests, organize, fight.

Juan Cruz Ferre

LATIN AMERICA/US

Legislator in Buenos Aires Repudiates Racist Police Killings in the U.S.

July 17, 2016 | Patricio del Corro (FIT representative) presented a bill at the Buenos Aires legislature to repudiate the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.

United States - Police Unions

Cops Out of Our Unions: A Demand to the AFL-CIO

July 12, 2016 | Workers can organize a united labor fightback against police brutality. One step is to demand that union leaders disaffiliate cop organizations from our unions.

Tre Kwon

UNITED STATES

NO COPS IN OUR UNIONS - Julia Wallace SPEAKS!

July 11, 2016

Julia Wallace

UNITED STATES

VIDEO: POLICE, A FORCE OF RACISM AND REPRESSION

July 11, 2016

UNITED STATES

VIDEO: Youth Rebel Against Racist Police

July 09, 2016

POLICE BRUTALITY

Protesters Win the Streets in Washington DC

July 09, 2016

ANTI-RACISM

VIDEO: Protests Spark Across the US for Alton Sterling and Philando Castile

July 08, 2016 | This is a video of some of the largest protests that took place Thursday July 7 across the U.S.

UNITED STATES - POLICE BRUTALITY

Who Killed Alton Sterling

July 06, 2016 | On Tuesday morning, two police officers murdered Alton Sterling in front of a convenience store in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in cold blood. Footage of the murder quickly circulated and people have (...)

Tre Kwon

UNITED STATES

VIDEO: Panel, “Shut It Down: Black Struggle, Class Struggle”

June 08, 2016

UNITED STATES/POLICE BRUTALITY

A Year After the Baltimore Uprising

May 19, 2016 | During the last five years, a barrage of police killings and racist hate crimes—many caught on tape—spurred protests that claimed the slogan Black Lives Matter and crescendoed over the course of (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre
Julia Wallace
Tre Kwon

FRANCE

Police Cracks Down On Protesters: Photo Report

May 18, 2016

Martin Noda

FRANCE

The authorities who beat up the youth are contemptible and weak

April 20, 2016 | Here, Left Voice reproduces an appeal by a collective of more than three hundred activists, artists, and academics in France, denouncing police violence and authorities' abuses since the onset of (...)

Stoprepression.unblog.fr

United States

Mad at the Government, but Not Progressive–Not Even Close

January 09, 2016 | Despite their extremist rhetoric, being heavily “armed and ready,” and holding federal territory hostage, officials have handled the conflict with marked, uncharacteristic leniency. These gunmen (...)

Tre Kwon

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