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The fourth week of the National Football League season saw a steep drop off in the number of players engaging in protest. However, that drop off was no credit to President Donald Trump, whose comments slurring players who stand against racism and police brutality produced a backlash. Show More Summary
FBI agents did not think Reality Winner was a "big bad mastermind prolific spy," yet the government is prosecuting her under the Espionage Act. The post FBI Agents Didn’t Think Reality Winner Was Spy—Yet Government Is Prosecuting Her Like One appeared first on Shadowproof.
The protest music of the late Charles Bradley explored moral corruption and turning to love to survive, because who knows when change will finally come. The post The Protest Songs Of Charles Bradley appeared first on Shadowproof.
A live version of Material Support’s powerful “Know Your Rights,” was featured earlier this year. Its resonant refrain is equal parts punk song, protest anthem, and literal know-your-rights training. The song by the Queens, New YorkShow More Summary
In the NFL's third week, players responded to Trump's comments against those who kneel during the national anthem to protest injustice and systemic racism. The post A Team-By-Team Guide To NFL Players Who Protested National Anthem In Week 3 appeared first on Shadowproof.
Court filings from juror interviews reveal that one juror voted for Tharpe’s death because he was black. The post Upcoming Execution Of Keith Leroy Tharpe Illustrates Legacy Of Lynching In US appeared first on Shadowproof.
Chicago community organizations contend a new police training center will expand the city police force's "capacity for violence." The post Chicago’s ‘Green Zone’: Community Coalition Opposes City Plans For Massive Police Training Compound appeared first on Shadowproof.
A federal appeals court rejected Seattle police claims that a "use of force" policy violates their Second Amendment rights to use firearms. The post Appeals Court Rejects Absurd Claim Use Of Force Policy Violates Seattle Officers’ Second Amendment Rights appeared first on Shadowproof.
In response to a records request, the FBI said it "can neither confirm nor deny the existence of records" regarding a wiretap of Trump Tower. The post FBI Can Neither Confirm Nor Deny Trump Tower Wiretap appeared first on Shadowproo...
Hillary Clinton’s book on her presidential campaign is a quintessential piece of bourgeois indulgence. Much like autobiographical works that have come before, this book is inseparable from the larger trajectory of the political class once their time in the media spotlight wanes. Show More Summary
Joey La Neve DeFrancesco is a guitarist for Downtown Boys, the Providence group whose recent full-length Cost Of Living received widespread critical acclaim. The group was called “the most exciting punk band in America” and described...Show More Summary
Host Rania Khalek of the “Unauthorized Disclosure” podcast spent a week with the Yezidi Popular Mobilization Forces in newly liberated south Sinjar in August. She learned many Yezidis join the PM to protect their families, defend their towns, and save those in their family captured by ISIS. Show More Summary
A new report from Disability Rights New York, the federal watchdog for people with disabilities in the state, found rampant abuse and neglect within the mental health treatment unit at the Attica Correctional Facility. Under state law,...Show More Summary
Harvard revoked an invitation for United States military whistleblower Chelsea Manning to serve as a visiting fellow after intense pressure from the CIA. The post Harvard Kennedy Succumbs To CIA Pressure, Revokes Chelsea Manning’s Fellowship appeared first on Shadowproof.
Emails obtained indicate the Salt Lake City police chief praised officers for their daily work after video of University of Utah nurse Alex Wubbels circulated in the media. Wubbels refused to provide police with a blood sample of an unconscious patient unable to consent to such a release. Show More Summary
Victoria Law joins Beyond Prisons to discuss her work with imprisoned women and her book, "Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles Of Incarcerated Women." The post Beyond Prisons — Episode 12: Incarcerated Women Resist feat. Victoria Law appeared first on Shadowproof.
Sanders' single-payer bill and Clinton's book crystallize the deep ideological differences within the base and establishment of the Democratic Party. The post What Happened: Sanders Fostered A Movement While Clinton Dwelled On Her Grievances appeared first on Shadowproof.
With Hurricane Irma thrashing Florida as this episode goes to publication, we share an interview with Niecee X of the Black Women’s Defense League, which is deeply involved in relief efforts for those in Houston impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Show More Summary
As white nationalists in Charlottesville and Boston provoked large, and at times, violent demonstrations, what may have been the largest gathering of abolitionists in the nation’s history took place in Washington, D.C. The Millions For...Show More Summary
Max Parthas of New Abolitionists Radio urges Americans to call slavery what it is at the Millions For Prisoners Human Rights March in Washington, D.C. The post It’s Not Mass Incarceration, But Slavery: Speech By Max Parthas At The Millions For Prisoners March appeared first on Shadowproof.