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Cress Welsing: The Definition of Racism White Supremacy

Dr. Blynd: The Definition of Racism

Anon: What is Racism/White Supremacy?

Dr. Bobby Wright: The Psychopathic Racial Personality

The Cress Theory of Color-Confrontation and Racism (White Supremacy)

What is the First Step in Counter Racism?

Genocide: a system of white survival

The Creation of the Negro

The Mysteries of Melanin

'Racism is a behavioral system for survival'

Fear of annihilation drives white racism

Dr. Blynd: The Definition of Caucasian

Where are all the Black Jurors? 

The War Against Black Males: Black on Black Violence Caused by White Supremacy/Racism

Brazen Police Officers and the Forfeiture of Freedom

White Domination, Black Criminality

Fear of a Colored Planet Fuels Racism: Global White Population Shrinking, Less than 10%

Race is Not Real but Racism is

The True Size of Africa

What is a Nigger? 

MLK and Imaginary Freedom: Chains, Plantations, Segregation, No Longer Necessary ['Our Condition is Getting Worse']

Chomsky on "Reserving the Right to Bomb Niggers." 

A Goal of the Media is to Make White Dominance and Control Over Everything Seem Natural

"TV is reversing the evolution of the human brain." Propaganda: How You Are Being Mind Controlled And Don't Know It.

Spike Lee's Mike Tyson and Don King

"Zapsters" - Keeping what real? "Non-white People are Actors. The Most Unrealistic People on the Planet"

Black Power in a White Supremacy System

Neely Fuller Jr.: "If you don't understand racism/white supremacy, everything else that you think you understand will only confuse you"

The Image and the Christian Concept of God as a White Man

'In order for this system to work, We have to feel most free and independent when we are most enslaved, in fact we have to take our enslavement as the ultimate sign of freedom'

Why do White Americans need to criminalize significant segments of the African American population?

Who Told You that you were Black or Latino or Hispanic or Asian? White People Did

Malcolm X: "We Have a Common Enemy"

Links

Deeper than Atlantis
Thursday
Dec142017

Pinellas Suspends White Cops for 'Endangering Themselves' But Jumping on Compliant Black Man's Back, Striking Him w/Handcuffs, Pulling His Hair & Choking Him During Unlawful Arrest Was Not Excessive

From [HERE] and [HERE] Two white Pinellas County Deputies were suspended Wednesday afternoon following an excessive force investigation. Sheriff Bob Gualtieri said their suspensions, however, were not related to the use of excessive force.

The sheriff handed down 15 days to Deputy Alexander Edge, who Gualtieri said behaved recklessly by jumping on the back of Jimarez Donshay Reed while he was face-down on the ground during the May 25 incident.

Edge was disciplined for violating policies governing the custody of arrestees and conducting proper investigations.

Deputy Jason Fineran, who responded to the scene after Edge, was given a five-day suspension after investigators found he disabled the audio on his dashboard camera after arriving at the arrest scene.

The investigation was sparked by an internal affairs complaint filed by Pinellas-Pasco Public Defender Bob Dillinger after he watched dashboard camera video that appeared to show deputies beating Reed.

The incident in question happened on May 25 when the Sheriff’s Office received a call that Reed was refusing to leave a gathering at a home near Pinellas Park. On Edge’s way to the call, he was told Reed may have a weapon. Reed was properly licensed to carry a firearm. 

Deputy Alexander Edge and Deputy Jason Fineran responded to 7171 79th St. N. Deputy Edge was advised that Jimarez Reed was seen with a firearm in his hand. Gualtieri says Reed did not initially comply with verbal commands.

At Fineran’s command, Reed puts his empty hands on top of the car, then lay flat on his stomach on the pavement. The deputies, still under the impression Reed was armed, mistakenly thought he had put the gun in his waistband. Instead of communicating and properly positioning himself with Fineran, the sheriff said, Edge approached Reed from behind and jumped on his back.

Deputy Edge then struck Reed's head seven times once he was on the ground, and Deputy Fineran who also responded, hit him once with a closed fist in the head.

Fineran also participated in the struggle, striking Reed with his handcuffs and hitting him five times in the face. Edge is also seen on dash cam video pulling Reed's hair and grabbing his neck. 

A third deputy on scene, Deputy Martinez used his Taser to stun Reed twice, at which point Deputy Fineran hit him five more times in the head.

Reed suffered a laceration above his left eyebrow as a result of the use of force.

Reed turned out to be unarmed. Two guns, including the .45-caliber handgun, were found in his car and he was arrested that night. But on Oct. 26 the State Attorney’s Office dropped a charge of carrying a concealed weapon, saying "further prosecution is not warranted." in other words, he was falsely arrested by white cops because he was properly licensed to possess firearms and had not committed any crimes in the presence of the cops. The cops could have very easily checked whether he was licensed to carry but instead detained him in violation of his so-called 4th Amendment rights after beating him down. 

The force used by deputies to subdue Reed was lawful, Gualtieri said, but they could have avoided engaging in a struggle if Edge followed procedure. The deputy will also have to undergo additional use-of-force training.

“We don’t know what was said because the microphone was turned off so we don’t know if deputy Edge was yelling at him cursing at him saying ‘I’m going to kill you,’” Michele Rayner, Reed’s attorney said. Rayner said her client was complying with demands and had his hands on the hood.

“You see him willingly put himself on the ground,” Rayner said. 


 
The Sheriff made it clear the suspensions were not for striking Reed, but for violating other department policy.

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Thursday
Dec142017

[don't bullshit yourself] 70% of White Voters Voted for Racist Roy Moore [because most white people hate Black people]

The Chart Above Explains How the White Votary Voted. White pundits and journalists and their black probots & clones are going out of their way to sugar coat reality here. White voters in Alabama connected with Roy Moore, an avowed overt racist Neuropeon - child molestation charges be damned. Exit polling indicated that 95% of all Blacks voted for Jones but when it comes to the white vote analysts chop up the white demographic into so many sub-groups as to render its group identity meaningless - which is laughable in the context of a system of racism/white supremacy and during a political campaign than had everything to do with race and hatred of Blacks, Latinos & muslims. Like Trump's racist campaign, Moore's campaign was designed to appeal to white people as white people... not as union-members or as unemployed people or as home-owners... as white people. Only 27% of the white votary supported Doug Jones and roughly 70 - 73% of whites voted for Moore. The white votary did not want to elect any perceived "nigger loving Democrat" and they tried not to - but not enough of them turned out to vote.

The child molestor charges gave the white votary a way out but racism/white supremacy was and remains their priority. "People who classify themselves as White, who wish to be taken seriously, and who are righteous and responsible, will only talk about ending White Supremacy (Racism) and replacing it with Justice." [MORE]

Shenaniggers such as Charles Barkley are being showcased by the media to promote some sort of redemption for Democrats or Alabama. The Black votary had no meaningful choice but to vote for the only human being in the race. Blacks were merely the means to victory for Jones. After this spectacular distraction dies down, Jones most likely will pursue the DLC agenda of defending upper class wealth and corporate power of elite whites. The election did however, provide the comforting illusion that Black people participated in a democracy - where none really exists. The election was what it was but don't become part of any deception and do not create more deceivers. 

what is a shenanigger?"It is pathological for Blacks to keep attempting to use moral suasion on a people who have no morality where race is the variable." [MORE

Most white voters in Alabama voted for Roy Moore because most white people hate Black people. The reason that most white people hate Black people is because whites are not Black people. If you know this about white people, you need know little else. If you do not know this about white people, virtually all else that you know about them will only confuse you." -Neely Fuller and [MORE]." 

Thursday
Dec142017

[No Longer Useful to System of Racism/White Supremacy?] PBS Suspends Tavis Smiley After Vague Allegations of Sexual Misconduct By Unknown Victims

Not Fitting in & Filtered Out.  From [HERE] PBS will no longer distribute Tavis Smiley following what a spokeswoman called "multiple, credible" allegations of sexual misconduct uncovered by a recent investigation into the late-night show host's behavior.

News of the suspension of Smiley's show, produced by TS Media, an independent production company, was first reported by Variety.

In a statement, PBS Vice President for Corporate Communications Jennifer R. Byrne said the company had engaged an outside law firm to investigate "troubling allegations regarding Mr. Smiley."

"This investigation included interviews with witnesses as well as with Mr. Smiley. The inquiry uncovered multiple, credible allegations of conduct that is inconsistent with the values and standards of PBS, and the totality of this information led to today's decision," she said.

According to Variety:

"The investigation found credible allegations that Smiley had engaged in sexual relationships with multiple subordinates, sources said. Some witnesses interviewed expressed concern that their employment status was linked to the status of a sexual relationship with Smiley. In general, witnesses described Smiley as creating a verbally abusive and threatening environment that went beyond what could be expected in a typical high-pressure work environment. Several expressed concerns about retaliation."

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Wednesday
Dec132017

Black Votary Propels Jones to Senate: Exit Poll says He won 95% of the Black vote but only 27% of the white vote [what will he do for them?]

Are Black people & their welfare the end of the electoral process or merely the means for winning? From [HERE]] and [HERE] and [HERE]. Democrat Doug Jones won a remarkable upset over controversial rival Roy Moore in the diehard Republican state of Alabama on Tuesday, setting off a political earthquake that shook Washington. Both candidates were white but Moore was an overt racist who was also accused of child molestation. 

His victory in a special election for a US Senate seat – by a margin of 49.9 to 48.4 with 100% of precincts reporting. 

Black voters were instrumental in Democratic Senate Candidate Doug Jones’ historic win in Alabama Tuesday night.

Turnout was very high in heavily black counties, between about 72 and 77 percent of the 2016 election turnout, while it was just 55 to 60 percent in rural white counties, according to the Cook Political Report. In one particular county, Russell County — which is 40 percent black — Jones beat the New York Times estimate by 14 points.

Exit polling around 6:00 p.m. EST showed that nearly 30 percent of voters at that time were African American, a turnout figure trending toward the record highs of the Obama years. Exit polling also found that African American women, who make up 18 percent of the electorate, went for Jones by a margin of 97 to three.

In 2014, Republicans won the Alabama Senate seat that was up for grabs Tuesday with 97 percent of the vote. Jones’ historic victory Tuesday is largely due to the fact that he mobilized the Democratic and largely African American base in the state. [MORE]

Alabama has long faced a profound racial divide which was reflected in the results. According to an exit poll, Jones won 95% of the African-American vote but only 27% of the white vote in the Yellowhammer State. However, heavy African-American turnout on Jones’s behalf overcame Moore’s margins in rural, predominantly white parts of Alabama

The Washington Post’s exit polls indicated that black voters would make up 28 percent of the voters, greater than their 26 percent share of the population, which would be a dramatic turnaround from previous statewide special elections in the South, including a special election for the Sixth District in Georgia which saw black support for Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff dissipate on Election Day.

As Cook Political Report editor Dave Wasserman noted on Twitter, turnout was particularly high in the counties with the highest black populations. In Greene County, a small, 80-percent-black area that Martin Luther King, Jr., frequented in his Poor People’s Campaign, turnout reached 78 percent of 2016 turnout, an incredible mark given that special elections and midterms usually fall far short of general-election marks. Perry County, also an important mostly black site of voting-rights battles of old, turned out at 75 percent of 2016 levels. Dallas County, whose seat is the city of Selma, hit the 74 percent mark. And while the exact numbers aren’t in for all of the majority-black or heavily black counties, it appears black voters favored Jones at rates close to or above 90 percent.

Meanwhile, Moore’s support sagged in mostly white counties. The race was probably over for the former state chief justice when Cullman County, which is virtually all white and heavily supported Trump in 2016, only turned out at 56 percent of its 2016 levels. It really does seem that although many white voters weren’t convinced to vote for Jones, the allegations against Moore persuaded many of them to stay home.

These results demolish the pre-established media narrative about black voters in the state, and defy conventional wisdom. Black voters were informed and mobilized to go vote, and did so even in the face of significant barriers. 

Like the Obama wins, the Black vote was so high it overwhelmed "the steal" or GOP suppression activity. A late court order also helped - as it ensure a paper record of each cast ballot was maintained in every county. 

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Wednesday
Dec132017

"Justice" Dept Attorneys for Gangster Government Argue US Can Secretly Detain [Non-White] US Citizen Indefinitely w/o Access to Attorney in "War Zones"

From [HERE] A federal judge said Monday that she will rule shortly in a case in which she suggested the U.S. government is asking courts for a “blank check” to indefinitely detain American citizens held as enemy combatants in active war zones.

U.S. District Judge Tanya S. Chutkan of the District of Columbia stepped up concerns about an unidentified citizen and suspected member of the Islamic State detained as an enemy combatant for nearly three months without a charge after being captured in Syria and transferred to the U.S. military. The ACLU has petitioned to represent the man to assert his constitutional right to go to court to challenge being held in custody.

The U.S. government is seeking to throw out the ACLU’s case, arguing the government can secretly hold the man without court review for a to-be-determined “reasonable period” because no lawyer can establish legal standing to sue on behalf of the unnamed American.

“How on earth is the man to exercise his habeas rights,” and contest being held, Chutkan at one point asked attorneys for the government at an hour-long hearing. The judge said their position suggested “an end-run” around the Constitution by saying in effect “You don’t get to exercise your habeas rights until we decide what to do with you.”

ACLU attorney Jonathan Hafetz called the government’s position “Kafkaesque” and “a direct assault” on the authority established by the U.S. Supreme Court during George W. Bush’s presidency for U.S. citizens suspected of belonging to al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks to challenge detentions after being captured on the battlefield.

“The government’s claim that a federal judge does not even have the authority to determine if a U.S. citizen who has been imprisoned for nearly three months wants to challenge his detention is unprecedented, and completely unsupportable,” Hafetz said. “It not only strips citizens of a basic constitutional right, but it eliminates the important role of the federal courts as a check on actions by the president.”

Justice Department civil division attorney Kathryn L. Wyer said the decision of what to do with the detainee is temporary, “still underway, and the government is diligently attempting to reach that determination” but did not know how long it would take.

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Tuesday
Dec122017

Seattle PD Investigates Itself & Says 2 White Cops Had No Other Choice But to Fatally Shoot 5'3" 100lbs Pregnant Black Woman w/ Kitchen Knife in Front of Kids

From [HERE] and [MORE] The two white police officers who fatally shot Charleena Lyles, a pregnant black woman, in front of her young children after she pulled a knife on them had no other options except to fire at her, according to a newly released Seattle police report.

The Force Review Board, a panel of Seattle Police Department personnel, determined in a unanimous November vote that the controversial June 18 shooting was consistent with police training. The analysis, released on December 8, details the factors considered for the vote, though it does not provide any recommendations to chance policy or training to prevent future incidents.

Officers Jason Anderson and Steven McNew fired at Lyles, a 30-year-old mother of four, when she allegedly lunged at them with knives she had been concealing in her coat pockets. The pair had been responding to her 911 call about a burglary in her apartment. 

After surveying Lyles’s home, Anderson and McNew were jotting down their report when she allegedly pulled out two knives and started to come at Anderson, who yelled for her to get back and pulled out his gun. The woman, who was 5-foot-3 and 100 pounds, then turned toward McNew. The officers told authorities McNew was trapped in a dead-end kitchen galley as she brandished the pair of knives in her hands. The white cops apparently are more than two times her size.

McNew told investigators he instructed Anderson to pull out a Taser, but he didn’t have it on him because its battery had died, the report said. As Lyles moved toward McNew, both officers independently decided to fire their guns—McNew fired three rounds and Anderson fired four.

Lyles fell to the ground and her infant child, who had been crawling around in the living room, climbed onto her back, while her toddler sat in the living room. She was later found to be 14 to 15 weeks pregnant.

McNew—who had a baton—told investigators he “didn’t feel there was any other reasonable alternative” to shooting Lyles and didn’t use his baton because there wasn’t enough space to properly use it.

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Tuesday
Dec122017

Euron.com Asks Why do white women support Roy Moore? [Answer: Most White People Hate Black People Because Whites are not Black People]

Rugged Frontier Days = A White Supremacy Myth. It is a white supremacist fable that prowess with firearms was critical to survival during the rugged frontier days. Dr. Welsing points out that "Native Americans taught Europeans how to grow corn to feed themselves and survive. Guns were needed however, if Native (non-white) Americans were going to be removed successfully from the land that the Europeans (whites) wished to dominate and control." [MORE]  

Today Euron asked? Why do white women support Roy Moore?

Of course, not all white women. But on the eve of the divisive Alabama Senate special election, a recent Washington Post-Schar School poll reveals a shocking, significant disparity between white women’s support of Moore versus their support of the Democratic candidate, Doug Jones. While the race remains virtually deadlocked, white women support the Republican candidate by a nearly 20 point margin. And Moore holds an incredible 35-point lead among white women without a college degree. [MORE]

Answer: "Most white people hate Black people. The reason that most white people hate Black people is because whites are not Black people. If you know this about white people, you need know little else. If you do not know this about white people, virtually all else that you know about them will only confuse you." -Neely Fuller and [MORE] and [MORE

Their uncivilized election is about hatred of niggers, Latinos and muslims. Can't vote for no nigger loving Democrats. The GOP always has some moving pre-textual criteria for explaining what motivates its votary. But the unchanging bottom line is racism and their hatred of Blacks & non-white immigrants. [Doug Jones, Roy Moore's opponent, is a perceived nigger lover - as a former U.S. attorney who successfully prosecuted members of the Ku Klux Klan for bombing a black church in Birmingham in 1963, killing four Black girls. The GOP wants nothing to do with that image. Moore is an avowed out the box Neuropeon

Tuesday
Dec122017

Black Man Convicted on Single Hair Sues for Millions After Exoneration - Incarcerated 41 Years 

From [HERE] and [MORE] A Detroit man who spent decades in prison for murder because of a single hair is seeking millions of dollars now that his conviction has been thrown out.

Ledura Watkins was released in June after prosecutors said hair evidence in the 1970s was flawed based on current FBI standards. He filed a lawsuit Thursday seeking $168 million, including $2 million for each of his nearly 42 years behind bars.

Watkins was convicted of first-degree murder in the 1975 shooting death of a teacher during a robbery. The 61-year-old Watkins is suing police and a prosecutor who worked the case decades ago.

Police lab analysts tied him to the crime based on a single hair found at the scene. Western Michigan University-Cooley Law School said it was a “subjective opinion.”

Tuesday
Dec122017

Court Holds Unaccountable NYPD In Contempt For Refusing To Hand Over Documents Related To Black Lives Matter Surveillance

From [HERE] The NYPD continues to extend a middle finger to every entity that isn't the NYPD. The department's long history of doing everything it can to thwart public records requesters has been discussed here several times. It's not on much better terms with its oversight, which it routinely ignores when directed to do something about its officers' routine rights violations and deployment of excessive force.

If it's not going to be accountable to the public -- either via FOIL (Freedom of Information Law) compliance or respecting the decisions of its oversight -- it's certainly not going to let the judicial branch push it around.

The NYPD has 30 days to turn over surveillance videos of Black Lives Matter protesters after a Manhattan judge ruled Wednesday that the department flouted his previous order to disclose the records.

Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Manuel Mendez, who issued the contempt of court ruling, stopped short of immediately imposing sanctions on the police. Instead, he said the NYPD could "purge" the contempt ruling by turning over more material related to the monitoring of protesters at Grand Central Terminal in November 2014 and January 2015 within a month.

This ruling arrives eight months after the NYPD made a mockery of an earlier court order on records disclosure, turning over nothing more than a few pieces of paper and short, blurry cell phone recording of Black Lives Matter protesters. According to Judge Mendez, the NYPD's efforts to comply with the FOIL request at the heart of the lawsuit have been "disingenuous" at best.

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Tuesday
Dec122017

Suit Says Without Warning 2 White Indianapolis Cops Fatally Shot at Unarmed, Non-Threatening Black Man 11X After Pursuit - Trial Put Off Until 2019

From [HERE] and [HERE] A federal judge has set a trial date for two Indianapolis police officers facing a wrongful death lawsuit in an unarmed black motorist's fatal shooting.

The civil trial for the two white officers, Michal Dinnsen and Carlton Howard, was scheduled this week for March 25, 2019. The white media could careless about this story and have provided no information as to why trial was set nearly a year and a half from now. 

In October Special prosecutor Kenneth P. Cotter, [racist suspect in photo], said that two Indianapolis Metropolitan Police officers would not face charges in the fatal shooting because the pair reasonably feared for their lives. [MORE]

Sounding like a defense attorney, the prosecutor said the cops told him Bailey was unwilling to cooperate during the initial traffic stop, he was unusually nervous, he fled at high speed, he crashed into a tree, he had been a suspect in robberies, his passenger was wanted in association with a homicide and, perhaps most fateful, his reaching into his vehicle's center console while ignoring commands to show his hands, according to the accounts of the officers. The prosecutor believed whatever the cops said. [MORE]

Both officers were suspended in November by Indianapolis' police chief, who has recommended they be fired.

The civil lawsuit, filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, says the shooting by Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officers Carlton Howard and Michal Dinnsen was "objectively and subjectively unreasonable." 

It also alleges violations of Bailey's constitutional rights. The suit contradicts the prosecutor's findings. 

"Officer Howard's actions in using excessive force against Mr. Aaron Bailey and violating his bodily integrity shock the conscious and constitute a violation and deprivation of Mr. Bailey's rights under the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution," the 10-page complaint says.

The lawsuit, filed by Bailey family attorney Craig R. Karpe, requests punitive damages and a jury trial. 

Bailey was driving just before 2 a.m. on June 29 when police pulled him over for an unknown traffic violation near the intersection of Burdsal Parkway and Riverside Drive. Unknown because the police have refused to release information about the stop. 

The stop was near the intersection of Burdsal Parkway and Koehne Street, Marion County, Indiana. Although Bailey initially stopped for the officers, after an initial verbal exchange, he rolled up his window and drove away from the scene of the stop.

After a police pursuit of a little over 3 minutes, Bailey wrecked his vehicle near the intersection of west 23r Street and Aqueduct Street. The impact of the wreck caused serious damage to the front end of Mr. Aaron Bailey's vehicle, the airbags to deploy, and the vehicle engine to turn off.

Immediately following the wreck Officer Howard and Officer Dinnsen, exited their police vehicle and began to fire their weapons into Mr. Aaron Bailey's vehicle without prior verbal command or warning. At no time after the wreck did Mr. Aaron Bailey attempt to exit his vehicle or turn to face the officers.

Officer Howard and Officer Dinnsen, shot a minimum of 11 shots at Mr. Aaron Bailey through the rear and back driver side of his vehicle. Per the report of the Marion County Coroner, four of the bullets fired by Officer Howard and Officer Dinnsen struck Mr. Aaron Bailey in the back torso, traversing to the front chest and mortally wounding him.

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Tuesday
Dec122017

Bloomberg Donates $5 million to Unaccountable Baltimore Cops for More Technology To Surveil Black Residents

 "There is nothing worse than believing you are being observed by a third party unnecessarily"  From [HERE] Bloomberg Philanthropies’ latest contribution to Baltimore’s city government is a $5 million donation for new police technology.

Sunday’s announcement about the grant from the mayor’s office came a few days after a 21-year-old man killed in East Baltimore became the 319th Baltimorean to be killed this year.  As Fox Baltimore reported, that means more Baltimoreans were killed in homicides in 11 months of this year than in all of 2016.

“Equipping our police officers with the tools they need to fight and solve crime is a critical component of our violence reduction strategy,” Mayor Catherine Pugh said in a statement. “This grant will help provide state-of-the-art equipment to our police force to ensure the safety of our city’s citizens and visitors.”

According to the mayor’s office, BPD is adding the following technology in the first half of 2018:

  •  60 CCTV cameras which will be added to the 750-camera Citiwatch system. The cameras will be installed on light poles in high crime areas.
  •  25 License Plate Readers, which are installed on patrol cars to identify “vehicles of interest” and stolen cars. The technology is already in use by BPD, but this expands the number of readers by 60 percent.
  • 10 Square Miles of gunshot detection system coverage. After deciding against Shotspotter a few years ago, the city is onboard with the technology that can alert police when shots are fired – though Shotspotter is not the specific brand being used. This will expand a pilot that began earlier this year.

Pugh, who has lamented the outdated state of city technology overall, previously touted tech upgrades as part of efforts to reduce violence. Earlier this year, the state allocated $803,000 for the gunshot detection pilot, as well as more basic needs like laptops for police cars.

This latest upgrade indicates the tech push is only getting stronger. Baltimore police implemented new systems like body cameras and a new document system in recent years. But new devices used by the department have not always been well-received, as BPD faced privacy concerns and criticism for secrecy surrounding a cellphone data tracking device called the stingray, as well as test-flights of a surveillance plane.

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Tuesday
Dec122017

Alabama Court Issues Order Requiring Every County to Keep a Copy of Every Ballot

From [HERE] Yesterday, Monday December 11, voting rights attorney John Brakey won a court order – in Montgomery, Alabama no less – requiring every county to keep copies of their ballots after the voting Tuesday.

Now, you may think that in a democracy, in the United States of America, in the 21st Century, you wouldn’t simply throw away ballots, announce a winner, and say, “trust us, we counted the ballots fairly.”

But this is not exactly America, nor the 21st Century.  This is Alabama; Alabama after the 2013 Supreme Court ruling that gutted the Voting Rights Act.

Then, by 6pm Alabama time, the voting rights victory dance came to an end. GOP state officials, in an "ex-parte" (i.e. private) meeting with an Alabama Supreme Court judge, obtained a "stay" of the ballot protection, effectively killing it. Alabama counties may now destroy ballot images, destroy any record of the true vote.

But they’ll tell you the winner: Likely Republican Judge Roy Moore, the former chief of the court that just blocked any possible challenge to a suspect election.

Even without Judge Moore’s cronies taking away this protection of voter ballots, the GOP had nine other methods already in motion to prevent a true and fair election. If the Democrat Doug Jones loses, it won’t be to Judge Moore; rather, it will be to Jim Crow and the ten little cheats perfected by the GOP.

Ballot-box stuffing

The TRO (Temporary Restraining Order) that Brakey won, then lost, would have stopped what I call the “Baldwin Ballot Bandit” trick or, as my co-author Bobby Kennedy calls it, “good old ballot box stuffing.”

Background:  In 2002, Gov. Don Siegelman won a close re-election. But, after the Associated Press announced the result, rural Republican Baldwin County locked the courthouse doors. Beginning at midnight, GOP officials claimed to have counted thousands of ballots that they mysteriously “found”—enough to flip the election.  No one was allowed to see those ballots—if they even existed.

This is what the Brakey TRO intended to stop.

Tuesday
Dec122017

The Only Crimes Cops Prevent or Stop are 100% Media Approved "Terrorist" Attacks 

Snap, Crackle, Pop, Case Closed. No Investigation Necessary, Full Confession All Done. The New Times explained, "The explosion, captured on surveillance video, burned and cut Mr. Ullah, but because it did not detonate properly, it did not produce shrapnel, often the deadliest element of a pipe bomb.

“I think he was prepared to die, and we see him connect the wires on the video,” said a law enforcement official who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the assessment of the suspect’s actions was still preliminary.

As people streamed through the station, Officer Anthony Manfredini of the Port Authority Police Department rushed toward the smoke, said Robert Egbert, a spokesman for the main police union that represents Port Authority officers. A former marine, Officer Manfredini, 28, found the suspect on the ground with “visible wires coming from his jacket into his pants,” Mr. Egbert said.

Three other Port Authority officers followed: Jack Collins, Sean Gallagher and Drew Preston. They arrived just as Mr. Ullah was “reaching for a cellphone,” which the responding officers thought might be used to trigger another device, Mr. Egbert said. They dived and wrestled it from him. [MORE]

Tuesday
Dec122017

It'll Come Down to the White Vote in Alabama: Black Vote is being Blocked [voter ID], Crosschecked, Caged & Spoiled [over-votes] by Racist GOP

Greg Palast explains, "So, how will they steal it?  Let me count the ways (nine of them).

Caging.”  It’s a felony crime, but that didn’t stop Judge Moore’s campaign chief, Brett Doster, from committing this vote theft crime for the George W. Bush campaign in 2004.  I know, because I have Doster’s own confidential emails. 

(How I got them – well, that’s another story. You’ll just have to read the book.) Here’s a bit of one of the emails.  Bobby Kennedy Jr explains how this ‘caging’ trick steals votes (from The Best Democracy Money Can Buy): 

Crosscheck.  In 2015 I got a call from Hank Sanders of Selma, Alabama.  His name was missing from the voter rolls.  That’s Senator Hank Sanders.  Despite his post, he’d been removed mysteriously.  I flew down and solved the mystery.  The perp:  Donald Trump’s operative, Kris Kobach of Kansas. 

Kobach created a list of 239,801 Alabamians he tagged as “potential” duplicate voters.  I got my hands on about a third of that list – how? don’t ask – and it’s overwhelmingly names of Black, Hispanic and Asian-American voters.  Yet, Alabama has arrested not one double voter.  It’s Jim Crow all over again.

“Spoiling.”  The Alabama ballot has nothing on the ballot but the Senate race and, in some counties, a local referendum.  But it also has a box for “party-line” votes.  Vote for “Democratic Party” and also vote for the Democratic candidate, your vote can be tossed in the “spoilage” bin, not counted, because they can decide, arbitrarily, that you “over-voted” – voted twice.  It’s a technical gotcha that is used selectively…i.e. against Black voters.

I saw the “over-vote” spoilage trick eliminate 700 Al Gore votes in Gadsden County, Florida in 2000.  (That’s more than the 537 votes that supposedly elected George W. Bush.)

And I saw it again in November 2016 in Detroit, Michigan, where 70,355 ballots were not counted (in part, because of the same over-vote trick).  Throwing out those Detroit ballots gave Donald Trump a supposed 10,700 margin to win Michigan.

The ID con.  Within hours of the Supreme Court slicing up the Voting Rights Act of 1965, Alabama passed a law requiring all voters to have a photo ID from a DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles).  And the very next day, the state shut down almost every DMW in the ten Black-Belt counties.

I simply can’t describe every trick in this small space.  You’ll have to read the book or see the film.

From [NyTimesThe Senate election in Alabama on Tuesday is not just about the choice between Doug Jones and Roy Moore. It’s also about a voter suppression campaign that may well sway the result of a close race.

In 2011, Alabama lawmakers passed a photo ID law, ostensibly to combat voter fraud. But “voter impersonation” at polling places virtually never happens. The truth is that the lawmakers wanted to keep black and Latino voters from the ballot box. We know this because they’ve always been clear about their intentions.

A state senator who had tried for over a decade to get the bill into law, told The Huntsville Times that a photo ID law would undermine Alabama’s “black power structure.” In The Montgomery Advertiser, he said that the absence of an ID law “benefits black elected leaders.”

The bill’s sponsors were even caught on tape devising a plan to depress the turnout of black voters — whom they called “aborigines” and “illiterates” who would ride “H.U.D.-financed buses” to the polls — in the 2010 midterm election by keeping a gambling referendum off the ballot. Gambling is popular among black voters in Alabama, so they thought if it had remained on the ballot, black voters would show up to vote in droves.

Photo ID laws may seem innocuous. For many of us, it might be easy to take a few hours off from work, drive to the nearest department of motor vehicles office, wait in line, take some tests, hand over $40 and leave with a driver’s license that we can use to vote. But this requires resources that many rural, low-income people around the country simply do not have.

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Tuesday
Dec122017

NRA Supports White Supremacy [Roy Moore] Because Guns Enable a small minority [Whites] to dominate a majority [the World is 90% non-white]

Rugged Frontier Days = A White Supremacy Myth. It is a white supremacist fable that prowess with firearms was critical to survival during the rugged frontier days. Dr. Welsing points out that "Native Americans taught Europeans how to grow corn to feed themselves and survive. Guns were needed however, if Native (non-white) Americans were going to be removed successfully from the land that the Europeans (whites) wished to dominate and control." [MORE]  

Dr. Welsing believes that white people's obsession with guns is due to their collective color deficiency and numerical inadequacy. Whites are overwhelmingly outnumbered on this planet which is 90% non-white and expanding.

'This global white collective maintains a different appearance from the rest of humankind, and they dislike this difference. Therefore, they tan, use makeup, [excercise obsessively and buy guns]. They remain a minority of the world's people, surrounded globally by a black, brown, red and yellow global majority. The white global collective remains genetically recessive to the black, brown, red and yellow global majority and lives each day and each minute of every hour in the continuous fear of losing their domination over non-whites, all over the globe.' [MORE]

FUCK the NRA. The right to keep & bear arms is also for Non-Whites.  From [HERE] The National Rifle Association has discreetly spent almost $55,000 against Democratic candidate Doug Jones in the Alabama Senate special election, effectively supporting reported child molester and Republican candidate Roy Moore.

Public Integrity’s Ashley Balcerzak reported that the NRA spent a total of $54,772.03 in December 2017 on postcards opposing Jones, according to Federal Election Commission filings. But there’s no mention of the NRA being involved in the race on its Political Victory Fund and Institute for Legislative Action websites, the two groups the NRA uses for election spending. According to the Political Victory Fund, the NRA is currently endorsing two candidates: a Republican in an Oklahoma State Legislature special election, and a Republican in the Tennessee General Assembly special election.

The website claims there are “no current elections” the NRA is involved with in Alabama.

Searching for both “Doug Jones” or “Roy Moore” on the Political Victory Fund’s media center page yields “no results.” The only recent mention of “Alabama” was in September 2017, plugging for NRA-endorsed Luther Strange in the special primary election. Running the same search terms on the NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action website similarly yielded no results pertaining to the Alabama Senate election.

Moore is accused of having inappropriate sexual relationships with multiple underaged girls, as young as 14, while he was in his 30s, including attempting to rape a 16-year-old girl.

Through regular monitoring of NRATV, the NRA’s broadcast platform, Media Matters can report that the Alabama Senate election has not been a regular topic of discussion.