Follow me It was in October 2013 when in San Francisco that I first heard the word “sousveillance.” Just what the hell is sousveillance? From Wikipedia: The term “sousveillance”, coined by Steve Mann, stems from the contrasting French words sur, meaning “above”, and sous, meaning “below”, i.e. “surveillance” denotes the “eye-in-the-sky” watching from above,
Follow me Tom Zebra and Kelly Patterson have a combined 25+ years of filming the police. Last week I had the pleasure of sitting down with them. What resulted was the hour-long video below, in which the duo share insight about their experiences and their work to strengthen their community.
Follow me I’ve spoken with hundreds of police employees. With the possible exception of cannabis, no other area of tasked enforcement has elicited more candid conversations than that of firearm ownership. Multiple police employees have told me that should certain firearm-related legislation ever come to pass — such as one
Follow me In our communities today, some police employees routinely intimidate, extort, and brutalize those they purport to serve. Meanwhile, other police employees, who may not directly partake in such activity too often (except the extortion bit), tend to look the other way. This is not be surprising. As Albert
Follow me “What Happened in Vegas” — the superb documentary that focuses on Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department employee brutality, unaccountability, and cover-ups — was screened last week in Vegas to an audience hungry for truth and justice. Though the “bad apples” within the LVMPD have taken steps to dissuade
Follow me Surprise! The good folks at the LVMPD have yet again, chosen to ignore their own rules. This time, it’s not related to “missing” video evidence that might show LVMPD employees murdering an innocent person, but to internal communications. Specifically, all written correspondence, including emails, that discuss Ramsey Denison
Follow me Kelly Patterson & Brian Ballentine were kidnapped last night by employees of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) and are now caged at the Clark County Detention Center (702) 671-3900. If you’d like to also call their kidnappers at LVMPD do it up: (702) 828-3231. Facebook event:
Follow me Whitewash is described on Wikipedia as “a metaphor meaning to gloss over or cover up vices, crimes or scandals or to exonerate by means of a perfunctory investigation or through biased presentation of data. It is especially used in the context of corporations, governments or other organizations.” Perhaps