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COPS KILL GIRLS: CHARGES DISMISSED IN DEATH OF AIYANA JONES, 7; TWO TEENS DEAD IN COLORADO, TEXAS

  “Don’t ever doubt we are still in this struggle for Aiyana Monay Stanley-Jones”—grandmother Mertilla Jones  “So much wickedness against Jones family it is ungodly”–friend  Jessie Hernandez, Denver:  “Officers came up to the car from behind, fired four times into … Continue reading

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REV PINKNEY NOW IN MARQUETTE PRISON; TRIAL MOTIONS HEARING TUES. FEB. 24, 1 PM, ST. JOSEPH, MI

Pinkney: “outstanding amount of support given by prison inmates.” Rev. Pinkney asks supporters for email contact  By Diane Bukowski January 28, 2015 DETROIT – World-renowned political prisoner Rev. Edward Pinkney has been sent to Michigan’s Marquette Branch Prison, isolated in the Upper Peninsula. It … Continue reading

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DFT’S STEVE CONN, BOARD, TEACHERS RENEW FIGHT TO SAVE DETROIT PUBLIC SCHOOLS, CITY’S YOUTH

Detroit Federation of Teachers (DFT) Mass Membership Meeting Sunday, Jan. 25, 2 pm, Adoba Hotel in Dearborn (former Hyatt Hotel at Fairlane) From Ivy Bailey, DFT executive VP–from DFT website http://dft231.mi.aft.org/ DFT President Steve Conn has called a mass DFT … Continue reading

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DETROIT WORKERS, RETIREES FILING BRIEFS IN 8 APPEALS OF CITY’S BANKRUPTCY PLAN

Packed DAREA meeting Jan. 21, 2015 at St. Matthew’s and St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church in Detroit. Current and retired employees mobilizing people, legal and financial support for their cases   Next DAREA meeting Mon. Jan. 26 11 am, Nandi’s Knowledge Café, 12511 … Continue reading

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MEDIA AID POLICE HUNT FOR FERGUSON ‘LOOTERS;’ USDOJ ‘NOT LIKELY’ TO INDICT KILLER COP DARREN WILSON

Global media has shown video of ‘looting,’ along with individual still photos, asking people to contact police for rewards  USDOJ “will not likely go forward with civil rights charges” against Wilson Black Peoples’ Grand Jury indicts Wilson for first-degree murder By … Continue reading

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VIDEO SHOWS NJ RESIDENT JERAME REID RAISED HANDS, THEN SHOT BY BRIDGETON COPS DEC. 30

B  (VOD editor: below is a brief AP story published in the Detroit News today showing no video, although the video is referred to in the original headline. The video, obtained by the South Jersey Times, is shown above. It appears that the Bridgeton cops … Continue reading

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MLK DAY DETROIT 2015 HONORS AIYANA JONES, FERGUSON UPRISING, SELMA MARCH

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STEVE CONN WINS DFT PRESIDENCY AFTER DECADES-LONG BATTLE

 Community/Union rally Tuesday, Jan. 20, 4 PM, 7700 Second Ave, 3 blocks n. of W. Grand Blvd. Opposition slate wins other seats on board Mainstream media attack begins By Diane Bukowski Commentary January 18, 2015 DETROIT – Supporters of Steve … Continue reading

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SUBURBAN ROBOCOPS LIKE THOSE INVOLVED IN JACKSON BEATING ON THE LOOSE IN DETROIT FOR YEARS

Protest Jan. 14 at GPP headquarters: “No Justice, No Peace, Stop Racist Police;” end federal, state tax funding of multi-jurisdictional police forces Highland Park cop involved in Andrew Jackson, Jr. beating has long record of assaults Grosse Pointe Park put … Continue reading

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ALONZO LONG, JR., 22, BOUND OVER ON ALL CHARGES IN DETROIT FORECLOSED HOME SHOOT-OUT

Prosecution adds two felony murder charges  Judge bases decision on some evidence not presented in open court Threat Management expert opinion  Campaign for end to tax foreclosures continues  By Diane Bukowski  January 12, 2015  DETROIT – Shocking many courtroom observers, … Continue reading

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