Author Archives: Meko Haze

Representative Luis Gutierrez handcuffed by federal police at ICE headquarters

Representative Luis Gutierrez was handcuffed after refusing to leave a meeting with ICE officials on Monday afternoon Gutierrez led the sit-in that began after a 10:00 am meeting Gutierrez was briefly handcuffed and threatened with arrest for refusing to leave In February Gutierrez was barred from entering a meeting with ICE Director Thomas Homan Illinois Representative Luis Gutierrez was temporarily detained ...

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New Ferguson footage challenges police narrative of the Mike Brown shooting

Footage from the Stranger Fruits documentary challenges police narrative of the Mike Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri Jason Pollock discovered the videos while putting together a documentary titled Stranger Fruits Stranger Fruits had it’s debut at South by Southwest St Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch claimed the footage is heavily edited McCulloch has been suspected of being biased in police shootings ...

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National Museum of the American Indian forces Native American women to remove “Water is Life” flag

The National Museum of the American Indian asked several women to remove their jackets that had flags reading “Water is Life” and “Mni Wiconi.” Thousands of Native Americans went to DC for the Native Nations Rise March Jolie Varela and at least one other woman were asked to remove their jackets inside the National Museum of the American Indian The ...

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Did cyberbullying play a key role in a double suicide in Wichita, Kansas

A second suicide in Wichita follows days of what some are calling cyberbullying Almost a week ago 21-year-old Tanner Duncan committed suicide leaving behind his 25-year-old fiancee 24-year-old Aubrey Jones Duncan had one child with Jones, who had another child from a previous relationship After facing days of social media harassment related to Duncan’s death Jones committed suicide Screenshots from ...

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