|Benjamin Franklin dies, Daffy Duck makes his debut, the Bay of Pigs invasion begins, the ill-fated Apollo 13 returns to Earth, and two Los Angeles police officers are convicted in the Rodney King..|
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|The past few weeks have seen violent demonstrations in both Venezuela and the Ukraine. In Venezuela, riots over economic conditions have led to the deaths of more than 10 people. And in the Ukraine,..|
Source: Who Knew - on March 4, 2014
|On this day in history: Beating of Rodney King; Alexander Graham Bell born; Star Spangled banner becomes National Anthem. (March 3)Copyright 2014 The Associated Press|
Source: Associated Press - on March 3, 2014
|Robert L. Brosio, 77, who as a federal prosecutor supervised high-profile cases that included those against bank swindler Charles Keating Jr. and Los Angeles police officers involved in the beating of..|
philly.com 2 weeks ago
|WASHINGTON—I certainly understand why freedom-lovers around the world are upset over Russian President Vladimir Putin's recent incursions into Ukraine. And I understand why the good people of..|
Breitbart on March 7, 2014
|Decisions of Special Demonstration Squad, including spying on Stephen Lawrence's family, described as 'wrong-headed'
Scotland Yard's now closed undercover police unit, SDS, has been condemned in..|
guardian.co.uk on March 6, 2014
|The obituary notice of a four-term California assemblyman who died at 86 the other day brought back memories of an odd and jarring time in my youth when he hired me to write a philosophy because he was..|
Huffington Post on March 4, 2014
|Many videos, from Rodney King onwards, have captured the physical violence of police brutality. Rarer is a video that captures the psychological trauma of someone suffering a complete emotional..|
Gawker on February 24, 2014
|History is all around us. And it's not just confined inside the walls of museums. It's on our streets and bridges, inside our buildings and even in our sports stadiums.
Every day, we walk by the..|
Huffington Post on February 21, 2014
|Progressive activists in Chicago honored Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday on Sunday by calling for economic equality, drawing a crowd of 2,000 to a church on the city's South Side.
Huffington Post on January 20, 2014
|On Monday, a jury acquitted Officers Manuel Ramos and Jay Cicinelli of charges related to the death of Kelly Thomas. Immediately afterwards, the FBI field office in Los Angeles announced that it would..|
Huffington Post on January 17, 2014