BY Staff | Milwaukee, WI | 4/01/13
Dozens of people took to the downtown streets here, March 29, in response to Special Prosecutor John Franke's decision to not seek any charges against the Milwaukee police officers who killed Derek Williams.
BY Staff | Milwaukee, WI | 3/03/13
On February 21, the jury in the Derek Williams inquest decided to urge special prosecutor John Franke to press charges against three officers in connection with the death of Derek Williams.
BY Peter Adamczak | Milwaukee, WI | 10/29/12
On Oct. 22, more than 50 members of Milwaukee community gathered at the DNR office on the Northeast side of Milwaukee to conduct a People’s Tribunal, with the goal of collecting testimony as evidence of police brutality.
BY Daniel Ginsberg | Milwaukee, WI | 10/14/12
Over 150 people took the streets here, Oct. 13, demanding justice for Derek Williams, a young Black man killed by the Milwaukee Police Department.
BY Staff | Milwaukee, WI | 10/08/12
On Oct. 7, dozens of people came together to challenge Police Chief Flynn and the Milwaukee Police Department on the murder of 22-year old Derek Williams.
BY Staff | Anaheim, California | 7/24/12
Manuel Diaz, a 25-year old Chicano, was shot in the back and in the head by Anaheim
police in the afternoon of July 21.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 4/09/12
About 100 rallied in front of City Hall here, April 9, and then occupied the office of Mayor R.T. Rybak, demanding a public meeting with the mayor in response to the April 7 police attack on occupiers.
BY Jacob Flom | Milwaukee, WI | 3/29/12
Students and community members rallied at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, March 29, to demand justice for Trayvon Martin.
BY Caleb T. Maupin | New York, NY | 3/21/12
March 17 was the sixth-month anniversary of Occupy Wall Street. In the late evening, a crowd of hundreds gathered in historic Zuccotti Park, now dubbed Liberty Plaza.
BY Michael L. Sampson II | Tallahassee, FL | 3/21/12
70 students from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) and Florida State University (FSU) gathered at FAMU campus to hold a rally and demand justice for Trayvon Martin on March 19.