Author Archives: Diane Bukowski

MIKE BROWN’S STEPFATHER LOUIS HEAD REACTS TO VERDICT: BURN THIS PLACE DOWN!

Stepfather Louis Head speaks for many grassroots Black youth Enough of officials calling for peace–where were they when Mike Brown was killed? By Diane Bukowski Commentary November 25, 2014 DETROIT — As did thousands across the country, I watched the … Continue reading

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CLEVELAND POLICE KILL 12-YEAR-OLD TAMIR RICE AT PLAYGROUND; PROTESTERS BLOCK FREEWAYS

Cleveland City Councilman Zack Reed: “How did a 12-year-old go from the rec center to the morgue?” Child had toy gun but did not point it; caller told 911 it might be fake Police video of killing to be released … Continue reading

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HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: MAILAUNI WILLIAMS BACK WITH MOM AFTER 6 MONTH KIDNAPPING

“I’m happy now” – Mailauni “I WUV YOU” — Holly “Her mother is the woman she loves above all others”—Judge Keith “When is the corruption of our probate courts going to end?”—Lennette Williams  By Diane Bukowski  November 23, 2014  “I just … Continue reading

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9 WHITES, 3 BLACKS ON GRAND JURY IN MIKE BROWN CASE; POLICE UNION BELIEVES NO CHARGES WILL ENSUE

Ferguson demonstrators outside police station with photo of Mike Brown’s killer, cop Darren Wilson, projected on wall Oct. 22, 2014. Photo: Scott Olsen/Getty   Where Is Ferguson Jury? Who Are They? It’s All Secret, and Vote Will Stay That Way … Continue reading

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JUDGE DENIES ALL BUT PA 436 LAWSUIT EQUAL PROTECTION CLAIM, AFTER DETROIT BANKRUPTCY OVER

Plaintiffs’ complaint was amended to exclude Detroit Judge Steeh: “. . .a law directed at temporarily reorganizing local government for the purpose of addressing a serious fiscal concern cannot be characterized as a vestige of slavery.”  Plaintiffs’ attorney Philo: “. … Continue reading

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MISSOURI GOVERNOR DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY IN FERGUSON

By Mariano Castillo and Dana Ford, CNN November 18, 2014  (CNN) — Ahead of a grand jury’s decision on whether to indict a police officer in the killing of Michael Brown, Missouri has both called in the National Guard and … Continue reading

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REV. EDWARD PINKNEY IN DETROIT MON. NOV. 17 @ 7PM; FACES LIFE IN PRISON ON CONVICTIONS WITH NO EVIDENCE

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DETROIT BANKRUPTCY PLAN: GENOCIDE IN USA’S LARGEST BLACK-MAJORITY CITY; RICH GET 95.9%, POOR GET 13.5%

Objector James Cole called it another Greenwood massacre Banks, corporations recover 95.9%; Detroit retirees get 13.5% City carved up for corporate profit as water shut off to 31,300 households By Diane Bukowski  November 13, 2014  DETROIT – U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven … Continue reading

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DETROIT ACTIVISTS VOW TO FIGHT “ILLEGAL, UNCONSTITUTIONAL” BANKRUPTCY PLAN

By Sarah Cwiek  MICHIGAN RADIO Having secured court approval for its bankruptcy restructuring last week, Detroit is now ready to emerge from bankruptcy. But some Detroit residents and activists say that plan sacrificed both democracy and the public interest. The … Continue reading

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MISSOURI GOV. VOWS MILITARY CRACKDOWN AFTER MICHAEL BROWN GRAND JURY DECISION, EXPECTED SOON

Missouri gov. vows to stop any violence after Ferguson decision Michael Brown’s parents meet with United Nations Killer cop Darren Wilson testifies for four hours before grand jury Protesters training in “direct action” tactics Pathologist says St. Louis Post-Dispatch misquoted … Continue reading

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