Daily Archives: August 31, 2022

2022-08-31: News Headlines

WSWS (2022-08-30). Killer cops in Akron, Ohio, cut body-cam audio after realizing Jayland Walker was unarmed. wsws.org More than eight weeks after Walker's murder, none of the police involved have been charged or identified.

_____ (2022-08-29). Police Repress Demonstration Against Luma In Puerto Rico. popularresistance.org The Police of the State of Puerto Rico, a dependent territory of the United States, dispersed Thursday night a demonstration of dozens of Puerto Ricans in Old San Juan, who were staging a protest against LUMA Energy due to the constant power outages. | This is the most recent episode of the protests that have been shaking the Caribbean island for days, although it is the first one that culminated with a confrontation between demonstrators and police, and one person arrested. | The Teachers Federation also joined Thursday night's protest, as did the president of the Puerto Rican Independence Party (PIP), Juan Dalm…

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