Topic: Injustice system

  • I am in the Troy Davis book club

    For the third anniversary of his execution, people around the country, including prisoners, are reading I Am Troy Davis.

  • The obstruction-of-justice system in Ferguson

    If public officials in St. Louis County get their way, justice for Mike Brown will be a very long time in coming--if it comes at all.

  • Reparations, not incarceration

    Two Green Party candidates in New York state are calling for radical changes in the failed policies of the U.S. "war on drugs."

  • How many more innocent men on death row?

    Two North Carolina men have been proven innocent and freed after 30 years in prison, and their case is adding to calls to abolish the death penalty.

  • Only protest will hold the police accountable

    One of the Chicago Police Department's top commanders is facing felony charges and could soon be sitting in a jail cell.

  • Una lucha en todo lugar

    Tras la rebelión en Ferguson, Missouri, millones de personas por todo el país nunca verán el racismo y la violencia policial de la misma manera.

  • Hands up, don't ship

    Minneapolis UPS workers showed their solidarity with Mike Brown by protesting a company that makes targets for police.

  • A message from the West Side

    A victim of Chicago police torture writes after an angry protest following the killing of another African American youth.

  • A struggle for justice everywhere

    Around the U.S., there are millions of people who will never think about police violence and racism the same way after the uprising in Ferguson.

  • Piden paz e incitan violencia

    Los policías no son los únicos responsables por la violencia desatada en Ferguson --también lo son los líderes políticos que los ponen en acción.

  • Artists and writers for Mike Brown

    We condemn the police murder of Michael Brown and unconditionally support all the protesters of Ferguson.

  • Pure propaganda for the warrior police

    A hopelessly biased and myopic CNN segment reduced the militarization of police departments to one bank robbery.

  • Making sure the world remembers

    The powerful public funeral for Mike Brown turned out thousands of people--and raised questions about the next steps in this struggle.

  • Putting Larry's killer on trial

    Austin, Texas, Detective Charles Kleinert is finally on trial for the killing of Larry Jackson, committed over a year ago.

  • Ferguson is a test

    It might not be on the new Common Core exams, but the killing of Michael Brown is a test for our nation's schools nonetheless.

  • Solidarity with Mike Brown's family

    The family of Troy Davis, an innocent man put to death by the state of Georgia, extends its sympathy and solidarity.

  • New York stands up for the victims of police

    Thousands of protesters marched in Staten Island to demand justice for Eric Garner and other victims of police brutality.

  • We are all watching Ferguson

    The police shooting of Mike Brown in Ferguson, Mo., caused shock waves across the U.S.--and inspired solidarity actions.

  • Solidaridad de Palestina con Ferguson

    Palestinos expresan su solidaridad con el pueblo de Ferguson, en su lucha contra la ocupación policial.

  • A civil liberties emergency

    An ACLU staffer present at the protests in Ferguson, Mo., describes the routine violations of basic rights that he's witnessed.

  • They call for "peace" and commit more violence

    The responsibility for the nightly chaos in Ferguson, Mo. lies with the police--and with the political leaders who order them into action.

  • Scenes from a city in revolt

    A collection of photos taken in Ferguson, Mo., provides a glimpse of the popular resistance to police violence.

  • The second assassination of Mike Brown

    He was shot down by a police officer on the streets of Ferguson, Mo. Then the media took aim, and he was assassinated all over again.

  • Ferguson is fighting back

    SocialistWorker.org writers report from a Missouri city that is rising up against police murder, despite every effort by authorities to silence them.

  • Living under occupation in Ferguson

    The majority Black city has been rocked by protests against police murder--and the response of authorities has been to commit more violence.