The Daily GRRR!
HEADLINES for February 6th, 2015
1. Ontario Jail Guards Amp Up For Strike
2. Bus Program For Families of Prisoners Gaining Momentum
3. Police Sued Over Strip Search Practices
4. Police Called on Guelph Schoolboy for Tantrum
5. Quebec Cops Mistreat Rape Victim
6. Manslaughter Charges Dropped Against Teen After Cops Found To Have Violated His Rights
7. Waterloo Regional Police Budget Increase Approved By Police Board
Midway Music: KRS- One & Zack De La Rocha & Last Emperor with the 2011 tune C I A (Criminals In Action)
Feature is writer Tasha Fierce reading an abridged version of her essay Sister Soldiers: Black Women in Protest Movementswhich will be published in the Spring 2015 Law & Order issue of Bitch magazine. The piece explores the history of black women leading civil rights movements—from the 1960s all the way to Black Lives Matter.
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Closing Piece: Mumia’s African Heritage Month’s A Profile is Excellence series, here is Thousands of Black Woman