On Friday, NPR reported that extreme right groups are rejoicing at the acquittal of Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse — and are fantasizing about instigating more violence in their private channels. “In one Telegram channel for the far-right Proud Boys, some noted they had taken the day off work to await the verdict,” reported Odette Yousef. “‘There’s stillContinue reading “Proud Boys call for ‘stacking up’ bodies ‘like cord wood’ after Rittenhouse verdict”
The Young Turks’ Emma Vigeland (https://Twitter.com/EmmaVigeland) breaks down a disturbing unearthed video of Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth ranting to reporters about “warehousing” black people so they cannot procreate.
Officers and officials also donated to fundraisers for far-right activists and fellow officers accused of shooting black Americans A data breach at a Christian crowdfunding website has revealed that serving police officers and public officials have donated money to fundraisers for accused vigilante murderers, far-right activists, and fellow officers accused of shooting black Americans. InContinue reading “US police and public officials donated to Kyle Rittenhouse, data breach reveals”
The white police officer who shot Black man Jacob Blake in the back seven times will “not be subjected to discipline,” according to a Tuesday statement from Kenosha Police Chief Daniel Miskinis. Officer Rusten Sheskey returned from administrative leave as of the beginning of this month, and is back on active-duty, the statement said. SheskeyContinue reading “Kenosha Cop Who Shot Jacob Blake Returns to Work Like Nothing Ever Happened”