Black Lives Matter organizer sued by injured Baton Rouge cop asks Supreme Court to defend protest rights | Courts | theadvocate.com

Is there a difference between protest and riot? When does a protest become illegal? A rock thrown by protesters injuring anyone should make the protest illegal. At that moment must the protest end?

A civil rights group is urging the nation’s highest court to overturn a lower-court ruling that said a Black Lives Matter organizer has no First Amendment defense to a lawsuit
— Read on www.theadvocate.com/content/tncms/live/

Jennifer E. Cobbina: Hands Up, Don’t Shoot — this is not a pipe podcast

This is an interesting podcast. It is a nice discussion about Professor Cobbina’s book which I’m in the midst of completing.

I have a different reaction to the book than the author of the podcast.

Many people are obviously aware that this nation was founded on a system
of slavery, but what many people don’t know is that the origins of policing
in the United States can be traced to the institution of slavery.”
— Read on www.tinapp.org/episodes/handsup

Kerner Report Resources

Report of the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders

https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/Digitization/8073NCJRS.pdf

 

Summary report http://www.eisenhowerfoundation.org/docs/kerner.pdf

 

The Haas Institute has a conference about the 50th anniversary of The Kerner Report. There is a publication (listed below) and videos from the conference at there website. They lean far left.

The Haas Institute

https://haasinstitute.berkeley.edu/

 

Several Links here. Links to the conference videos.

https://haasinstitute.berkeley.edu/road-not-taken

 

PUBLICATION:

The Road Not Taken: Housing and Criminal Justice 50 Years After the Kerner Commission Report

https://haasinstitute.berkeley.edu/sites/default/files/haas_institute_road_not_taken_kerner_publish_may_2019.pdf

 

The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Kerner Commission Report

https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7758/rsf.4.issue-6?refreqid=excelsior%3Abeb9e7f8723ec6ba3edae780c80156b1

 

What together we can do A forty year update of the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders

https://edpolicy.stanford.edu/sites/default/files/events/materials/kernerexecutivesummary.pdf

 

The Kerner Commission Report Fifty Years Later: Revisiting the American Dream

https://www.jstor.org/stable/pdf/10.7758/rsf.2018.4.6.01.pdf?refreqid=excelsior%3Ae07ac8568f2d102be65079041f573971

 

The Kerner Commission — 40 Years Later

http://www.pbs.org/moyers/journal/03282008/profile.html

DPS: Gangster Disciples have called for deaths of police officers

I can’t even imagine this response. I can’t believe that a community would attack the police over the unfortunate event of an officer involved shooting. What is working here are a public few controlling a community. The good public don’t want to dispute the public violence of the minority.

After violent demonstrations in Memphis spurred by the death of Brandon Webber, a street gang has called for the killing of cops.
— Read on www.wlbt.com/2019/06/14/dps-gangster-disciples-have-called-deaths-police-officers/