The Daily 202: Why some Republican politicians are really speaking out against Trump
“Former Louisiana police officer convicted of lying to the FBI in a civil rights case”, de The Guardian: “A former Louisiana police officer pleaded guilty to violating a woman’s civil rights and lying to the FBI on Friday, in a rare case of an officer facing conviction. According to the indictment, in 2012, Homer Police Department officer Willie Fred Knowles pushed a woman… to the ground and hit her in the face and body, causing her injuries. A few months later, when questioned by the FBI, Knowles lied about the incident, telling officers… that he had never hit her. Knowles’ case represents a rare example of a police officer facing a conviction over a civil rights case. A Pittsburgh Tribune-Review study found that between 1995 and 2005, federal prosecutors denied laying charges in 96% of cases where law enforcement officers faced civil rights charges. “
“Public College offers classes for blacks only, claims it’s absolutely okay,” du Daily call: “An Illinois community college is trying to defend itself after deciding to offer special black-only classes. “College: Changes, Challenges, Choices” is an introductory one-credit course… intended to help new students “assess your goal for college, assess your study strategies, define your academic and professional goals, examine your values and decision-making skills, and develop an appreciation for diversity. But while the class may want students to appreciate diversity, the school does not practice what it preaches. Two sections of the class are specifically reserved exclusively for black students, who make up about 10% of the 34,000 students in Moraine Valley.