Indigenous Blockaders Say Cops Are Pulling Their Braids and Assaulting Them at Fairy Creek

Credit to Author: Anya Zoledziowski| Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2021 13:53:44 GMT

Indigenous blockaders say they’ve been shoved, pepper sprayed, had their braids pulled, and punched in the face—more so than white anti-logging protesters. RCMP deny they are being targeted.

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Video Shows Cops Pinning Down Indigenous Man During Fairy Creek Arrest

Credit to Author: Anya Zoledziowski| Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2021 13:53:44 GMT

Indigenous blockaders say they’ve been shoved, pepper sprayed, had their braids pulled, and punched in the face—more so than white anti-logging protesters. RCMP deny they are being targeted.

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Cop Budgets Benefit from Cannabis Legalization, Sparking Backlash in ‘Defund the Police’ Era

Credit to Author: Chris Roberts| Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 14:49:33 GMT

Politicians have long used earmarks for police budgets as a way to make legalization more digestible to opponents. New Jersey’s attempt to legalize in 2020 shows that is no longer working.

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