Monday, February 17, 2020

Tag: FBI

Geek Squad May Have Worked With FBI...

When computers fall into disrepair, Best Buy's "Geek Squad" is usually the go to. However, a damning new report revealing close ties between the...

FBI Used ‘Professional Set-Up Artist’ to Target...

Lawyers for Maryland Sen. Nathaniel Oaks have accused federal authorities of hiring a crafty informant paid millions by the FBI to entrap the Baltimore...

FBI Investigates School Shooting Threats Aimed Specifically...

FBI officials are investigating threats targeted towards Black students attending Northeast High School in Kansas City, Missouri. Kansas City Police department says the threats were...

FBI Tracks & Arrests ‘Black Identity Extremist’...

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=840470522797712&set=a.107190376125734.12027.100005043159395&type=3 Six months after the FBI issued a report inventing from whole cloth the term Black Identity Extremists — claiming this group poses a terrorist...

Suspected Neo-Nazi Charged with Terrorism After Triggering...

  The FBI says an armed Missouri man responsible for breaching a secured area of an Amtrak train and pulling the emergency brakes has ties...

FBI Warns of ‘Black Identity Extremists’, As...

In an example of curious timing, when white mass shooters and white supremacist terror groups have captured national attention in Charlottesville, Las Vegas and...

As Hate Crime Attacks Increase In the...

The news has been filled with stories involving hate crimes. In Aspen, Colo., for example, a homeless man was charged with pulling a knife...

James Baldwin FBI Files: How the Author’s...

One of the many paradoxes of American society is that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has become both destroyer and archivists of 20th-century American...

D.C. Mayor’s New Task Force Will Focus...

Amid public outcry over the rash of Black teens gone missing from Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel E. Bowser announced Friday, March 24, her intention to...

New Emmett Till Bill Could Be Catalyst...

On Tuesday, Dec. 13, Congress approved legislation that would allow FBI agents the opportunity to revisit a number of civil rights murder cases that...

COINTELPRO 2.0: In the Encryption Battle Between...

The battle between the FBI and Apple over data encryption is all about black and white.  This is about someone’s iPhone, but ultimately it...

Scientists Sue New York State Police, Claim...

In New York, as police officers are being pressured to meet Black and Latino arrest quotas, scientists in a lawsuit claim they were fired...

New Book Says FBI Was Mastermind Behind...

As the nation celebrates what would have been Martin Luther King’s 87th birthday on January 15, we must ask some questions: What  role did...

Rotten to the Core: Community Activists Call...

The Laquan McDonald case is not going away, but rather the movement for justice for the Black teen, executed gangland style by a white...

President Obama Plays it Safe During Police...

President Obama walked a fine line during the International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference Tuesday in Chicago. During his speech at the event,...

FBI Director Says Lack of System for...

Since the 2014 officer-involved shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, community activists have been calling for federal accountability and oversight into...

“Ninth Floor” Documentary Recalls Canada’s Hidden Legacy...

An American commentator once said that Canada is like the United States, except without the bullsh*t. However, “Ninth Floor,” a documentary from independent Canadian...

What Involvement Did a FBI Agent and...

There are new developments in the case of Kendrick Johnson, a 17-year-old Black student found dead in a school gym in Lowndes County, Ga....