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ED: Why the double standard?

ED: Why the double standard?

Editorial

Thu, Jul 15 2021

 The rules tend to be different for different classes of people

Four ex-cops face US rights charges...

Four ex-cops face US rights charges...

North America

Fri, May 7 2021

The charges were the latest sign the Department of Justice under new Democratic President Joe Biden is...

OP-ED: A turning point for the US?

OP-ED: A turning point for the US?

Kazi Shahid Hasan

Mon, Apr 26 2021

Will the conviction of police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd change anything?

How Derek Chauvin became the rare US...

Chauvin: The rare US cop convicted of...

North America

Wed, Apr 21 2021

Police in the United States shoot and kill about 1,000 people a year, according to a Washington Post...

Videos pile pressure on US police over...

Videos pile pressure on US police over...

North America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

Public trust in the US police have recently been more strained

Police officer in court over murder...

Police officer in court over murder...

Europe

Sat, Mar 13 2021

Metropolitan Police officer Wayne Couzens, 48, appeared in person at London's Westminster Magistrates'...

George Floyd's cousin 'confident' as...

George Floyd's cousin 'confident' as...

North America

Wed, Mar 10 2021

Floyd's last words became a rallying cry as protesters from New York to Los Angeles -- and around...

Black woman's arrest draws new scrutiny...

Black woman's arrest draws new scrutiny...

North America

Sun, Mar 7 2021

Rochester police had come under fire in recent months over two earlier episodes that raised questions...

Anger after US police pepper-spray 9-year-old...

US police pepper-spray 9-year-old...

North America

Tue, Feb 2 2021

The incident is the second time in a year that Rochester has come under national scrutiny for police...

OP-ED: A prisoner’s tale

OP-ED: A prisoner’s tale

Saleem Samad

Tue, Dec 1 2020

Of fictitious cases, police brutality, and state-sanctioned intimidation

Award-winning photojournalist wounded...

Award-winning photojournalist wounded...

Europe

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Alhalbi had suffered a broken nose and injured forehead, and had been taken to hospital

Brazil police fire tear gas at protests...

Brazil police fire tear gas at...

Africa

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Carrefour has faced a wave of boycott calls and sometimes violent protests outside its stores across...

Thousands protest French bill to curb...

Thousands protest French bill to curb...

Europe

Sat, Nov 21 2020

Law may infringe journalists’ freedom to report, make it harder to hold police accountable for...

Thai leader orders police crackdown...

Thai leader orders police crackdown...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 19 2020

Clashes outside parliament Tuesday between pro-democracy protesters and hardline royalists marked a steep...

Philadelphia back under curfew after...

Philadelphia back under curfew

North America

Sat, Oct 31 2020

Wallace's death and the subsequent demonstrations and unrest have reignited a political clash between...

Push for police reform stutters ahead...

Push for police reform stutters ahead...

North America

Fri, Oct 30 2020

Several Minneapolis council members wanted the reform proposal to be on the ballot on November 3

Philadelphia curfew as anger boils over...

Anger boils over Philadelphia...

North America

Thu, Oct 29 2020

The US has seen a wave of protests and rioting since the police killing of George Floyd in May in...

Rate of fatal US police shootings of...

US police kill up to 3 times more black...

North America

Wed, Oct 28 2020

There were 5,367 fatal police shootings reported in the last five years

69 killed in protests to end police...

69 killed in protests in Nigeria

Africa

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Although, an official figure of casualties were not given

Police patrol Nigeria's Lagos after...

Police patrol Lagos after president...

Africa

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Amnesty International said 12 people were killed in the incident, with a total of 56 people dead in the...

Autopsy report says Rayhan was killed...

Autopsy report says Rayhan was killed...

Nation

Thu, Oct 22 2020

In the first autopsy report, the doctors found 111 injury marks on Rayhan’s body