Growing Number of Race Riots Leave a Dark Mark On Obama’s Legacy

Demonstrators and rioters surround a fire in downtown Charlotte during riots in the city. [WCCB livestream screengrab] Justin Caruso The Daily Caller The violent riots that broke out in Charlotte after a black police officer shot and killed a black man fall into a line of similar race-related riots that mark President Barack Obama’s legacy. Under Obama, the number of both white and black Americans … Continue reading Growing Number of Race Riots Leave a Dark Mark On Obama’s Legacy

Who Is Behind the Riots? Charlotte Police Says 70% Of Arrested Protesters Had Out of State IDs

  Tyler Durden Zero Hedge Confirming what many had suspected when viewing the sudden and intense collapse into anrchy that occurred in Charlotte this week, Todd Walther, spokesman for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Fraternal Order of Police told CNN’s Erin Burnett: “This is not Charlotte that’s out here.  These are outside entities that are coming in and causing these problems.These are not protestors, these are criminals.“ “We’ve … Continue reading Who Is Behind the Riots? Charlotte Police Says 70% Of Arrested Protesters Had Out of State IDs

Calls to shut down NY’s notorious Rikers Island prison grow louder

Entertainer and producer Russell Simmons speaks to protesters at a rally calling to shut down Rikers Island prison in the Queens borough of New York, U.S., September 24, 2016. © Bria Webb / Reuters RT Hundreds of activists marched through New York City calling for the scandal-plagued Rikers Island prison to be shut down over the inhumane treatment of its inmates. The protesters marched through … Continue reading Calls to shut down NY’s notorious Rikers Island prison grow louder

Security Firm Guarding Dakota Access Pipeline Also Used Psychological Warfare Tactics for BP

Steve Horn Desmog G4S, a company hiring security staff to guard the hotly contested Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL), also works to guard oil and gas industry assets in war-torn Iraq, and has come under fire by the United Nations for human rights abuses allegedly committed while overseeing a BP pipeline in Colombia and elsewhere while on other assignments. Recently, the UK-based G4S placed job advertisements … Continue reading Security Firm Guarding Dakota Access Pipeline Also Used Psychological Warfare Tactics for BP