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Body cam: perfect gift for any nurse!

Everyone knows that body cams have changed the police-misconduct game. It’s pretty hard to get away with, let’s say—jerking around an uppity nurse when you’ve got an unblinking “electronic conscience” recording the event for a jury. But here’s the problem. Many PDs don’t have enough body cams for their officers. And, sometimes, officers accidentally turn…

Remembering the Racist Legacy of Utah’s Concentration Camp

Donald Trump wasn’t the first U.S. president to excuse a shameful act of racism. Besides Andrew Jackson (Native-American genocide) and Washington and Jefferson’s slave ownership, Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an order sending hundreds of thousands of Japanese-Americans to concentration camps throughout the West after the Pearl Harbor attack on Dec. 7, 1941. Topaz prisoners build…

Jabari Parker Speaks Against Charlottesville Racism

Gold medalist Tommie Smith and bronze medalist John Carlos stood on the 1968 Summer Olympic podium, fists raised high in the air for Black Power. NFL players Colin Kaepernick took a knee, Marshawn Lynch and Michael Bennett took a seat. NBA superstars Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and Derrick Rose warmed up in T-shirts emblazoned with…