Archive for June 4th, 2020

June 4th, 2020 - 5:21 pm § in America

Video shows National Guard shooting at Minneapolis residents on their porches

With paint rounds, not potentially-lethal rubber bullets; but it’s still horrifying to think what might have happened to a deaf or elderly resident who couldn’t hear or understand their commands.[...]

June 4th, 2020 - 1:57 pm § in Racism

Going, going, going …

Statutes of Confederate heroes Robert E. Lee, J.E.B. Stuart, Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis, and Confederate naval officer Mathew Fontaine Maury lining Richmond’s Monument Avenue are coming down. Read story here.¬†Photo: Protesters surrounded the grafitti-smeared Robert E. Lee statute in R[...]