Watchdog finds misogynistic, racist, discriminatory behavior among London police

A London police watchdog documented patterns of bullying, discrimination and harassment among officers in a 15-page report published Tuesday.  The report conducted by the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC), which primarily focuses on officers based at Charing Cross Police Station in the central London area, noted “multiple concerning behavioural themes,” including sexism, toxic masculinity, sexual harassment, aggressive behavior,Continue reading “Watchdog finds misogynistic, racist, discriminatory behavior among London police”

UK: Police officer took selfies at murder scene and sent racist WhatsApp images

Exclusive: Tribunal details litany of offences over six years by PC Ryan Connolly, who resigned from Merseyside force before hearing A police officer took selfies at a murder scene where a teenager had been stabbed to death, and sent “appalling” racist, homophobic and offensive images via WhatsApp, the Guardian has learned. PC Ryan Connolly fromContinue reading “UK: Police officer took selfies at murder scene and sent racist WhatsApp images”

Let’s talk about hot takes, the Christmas parade, and intent – Beau of the Fifth Column

France: Tens of thousands protest violence against women

Thousands of chanting protesters took to the streets across France to call for an end to sexual violence. More than 100 women have been killed in France by their partners or ex-partners in 2021. Large-scale protests across France on Saturday called on the government to do more to prevent violence against women. The demonstrations comeContinue reading “France: Tens of thousands protest violence against women”

French sexual abuse victims denounce police mistreatment

One rape victim was asked by Paris police what she wore that day, and why she didn’t struggle more. Another woman was forced to fondle herself to demonstrate a sexual assault to a skeptical police officer. They are among thousands of French women who have denounced in a new online campaign the shocking response ofContinue reading “French sexual abuse victims denounce police mistreatment”

TRUMP-ENDORSED CANDIDATE RELUCTANTLY CANCELS EVENT WITH SUPPORTER WHOSE TWITTER BIO FEATURES A SWASTIKA MADE OF SYRINGES 

Herschel Walker’s campaign initially tried to claim the image was “an anti-mandatory vaccination graphic.” One of the recurring features of the Trump era was for Donald Trump or one of his acolytes to say or do something in front of countless witnesses and then insist it never happened, i.e. piss on the public’s leg and tell themContinue reading “TRUMP-ENDORSED CANDIDATE RELUCTANTLY CANCELS EVENT WITH SUPPORTER WHOSE TWITTER BIO FEATURES A SWASTIKA MADE OF SYRINGES “

As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

At first glance, Herschel Walker has a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia. He was a football hero at the University of Georgia before his long NFL career. He’s a business owner whose chicken products are distributed across the U.S. And he’s a Black conservative with backing from former President DonaldContinue reading “As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges”

Turkish Women March as Ankara Quits Domestic Violence Treaty

Thousands of Turkish women took to the streets on the day Ankara pulled out of the so-called Istanbul Convention on women’s rights and domestic violence, despite the best efforts of police to stop them. Tens of thousands of Turkish women rallied across the country on Thursday evening to protest the government’s decision to pull outContinue reading “Turkish Women March as Ankara Quits Domestic Violence Treaty”

Let’s talk about the Biden admin listing political ideologies as bad – Beau of the Fifth Column

Boston Police Commissioner Is Fired After Domestic Violence Allegations Emerge

Dennis White had served for two days before he was placed on leave because of accusations from two decades ago. He has dismissed them as false and tainted by racism. Kim Janey, Boston’s acting mayor, announced on Monday that she had terminated the city’s police commissioner, Dennis White, over allegations of domestic abuse that emerged inContinue reading “Boston Police Commissioner Is Fired After Domestic Violence Allegations Emerge”

Create your website with WordPress.com
Get started