Criminalization
The Government Wants to Charge Protesters With Treason
Kentucky-Protests. Black woman with long braids wearing black tank and black face mask moves ahead of a row of police officers holding batons.
jchisholm Thu, 09/17/2020 - 18:15
Attorney General William Barr allegedly told federal prosecutors to be aggressive and to use “sedition” laws to crack down on demonstrators.
N. Jamiyla Chisholm
Report: In Wake of George Floyd's Killing, 115 Protesters Shot in the Head
Police Violence. Two officers in uniform wearing helmets and carrying weapons while one is aiming the weapon.
jchisholm Tue, 09/15/2020 - 15:28
Following Floyd’s May 25 death, Physicians For Human Rights created a database of demonstrators who reported such injuries — some life-threatening — from rubber bullets and other projectiles.
N. Jamiyla Chisholm
Rochester Mayor Fires Police Chief Before He Retires
Lovely Warren. Black woman with long dark hair wearing blue dress and black face mask.
jchisholm Tue, 09/15/2020 - 14:45
“We have a pervasive problem in the Rochester Police Department,” said Mayor Lovely Warren after the police-involved death of Daniel Prude, a naked Black man in mental distress.
N. Jamiyla Chisholm
Rochester Police Chief, Top Brass Step Down After Daniel Prude's Death
Daniel-Prude-Memorial. Sign reading "Daniel Prude" surrounded by lit candles and flowers.
jchisholm Wed, 09/09/2020 - 13:42
Days after Prude’s horrific March death became public, the chief says he resigned out of “integrity.”
N. Jamiyla Chisholm