Racial Profiling

Report: Police Monitored African-American Groups in Chicago

A report by the Chicago Sun-Times reveals that the Chicago Police Department started a special program to monitor local African-American groups after the death of Michael Brown and the ensuing riots in Ferguson, Missouri, last year.

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Black Lives Matter, CAIR ‘Shut Down’ Jerry Brown’s Office

Occupiers from Black Lives Matter and the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) descended upon California’s capitol Wednesday by the hundreds, demanding state legislators pass a new bill on racial profiling, and calling on Governor Jerry Brown to sign it.

Jerry Brown Black Lives Matter protest (Natasha Minsker / ACLU / Twitter)

Canada’s Left Wants Racial Crime Statistics To Push #BlackLivesMatter Narrative

Canada’s most widely read newspaper, The Toronto Star, is lamenting the lack of racial crime statistics aggregated by various levels of government. Over two decades ago, the newspaper was instrumental in facilitating outrage from the left over a revelation that police in Toronto were collecting statistics about race and crime.

Demonstrators Protest The G20 Summit

Rubio: We Need to ‘Address’ That People Feel Targeted Based on Race

Senator and presidential candidate Marco Rubio (R-FL) said that “we have to acknowledge and address” that “there are millions of young African-Americans in this country who do feel like they’re treated differently both by law enforcement, and sometimes by individuals”