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John Oliver Takes a Good Look at the Bad Apples Working in Police Forces

Entertainment / Pop Culture : Vulture

If the phrase "lawful for awful" seems distasteful, just imagine it being applied to police-shootings. Upset yet? Just watch John Oliver from Sunday's Last Week Tonight as he breaks down the policies and procedures that allow the ba...

Video: John Oliver Explains Why 'Bad Apples' Is An Infuriating Excuse For Police Misconduct

United States / New York : Gothamist

John Oliver focused on police accountability on last night's Last Week Tonight, diving into the problems with a system that routinely excuses terrible (and often fatal) police misconduct with a wave of a hand and a dismissive cliche...

John Oliver explains the enormous problem of police accountability

Humor : Mashable: Watercooler

In the wake of police shootings, many officers involved are often dismissed as "bad apples." On Sunday's Last Week Tonight, John Oliver explained why this metaphor needs to stop. SEE ALSO: John Oliver proves Trump's scandals are way...

John Oliver: It’s ‘fcking depressing’ that kids have to take classes on not getting shot by the police

News : The Raw Story

John Oliver devoted a segment of Last Week Tonight on Sunday to the issue of police brutality, saying that at this point, it’s abundantly clear that the problems with U.S. police goes far beyond “a few bad apples.” “As you know, the...

John Oliver Shows How Police Problems Go Far Beyond 'A Few Bad Apples'

Entertainment / Television : Huffington Post: TV

John Oliver is sick and tired of bad cops being dismissed as just a “few bad apples,” as police backers often claim after each questionable shooting. “Snow White wasn’t afraid of apples before she took a bite out of that one really ...


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