The Handmaid’s Tale @HandmaidsOnHulu is replete with examples of punishment and death for those who attempt to resist oppression. So is America. For example, Louisiana State Trooper Carl Cavalier who revealed an ongoing pattern of brutality toward Black motorists and accused colleagues of murder, will be fired for blowing the whistle. He needs our support.
On the 2019 Ronald Greene case, see: “Louisiana governor downplays State Police cover-up allegations in Ronald Greene case,” by Wesley Muller, Louisiana Illuminator, 9/16/21. — LMO
“LA State Trooper is soon to be fired after going public with allegations of brutality and racism within the department; Black farmers file motion in battle over $5B in debt relief for farmers of color; Michigan looks to replace all of Benton Harbor lead pipes in 18 months; Boston to pay over $1M to a black man who was arrested for being drunk, but he was really having a stroke; DOJ investigates physical and sexual abuse allegations in Texas’ Juvenile Correctional facilities.” — Roland Martin Unfiltered