NAACP Renews Demands for Police Reform

Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The family of Alton Sterling, the African-American father of five who was killed by police in 2016—the family called Wednesday for the state’s attorney general to bring criminal charges against his killers. The call came after the Justice Department declined to bring federal charges against officers Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake. Sterling [...]

The key facts of the Maruti Suzuki workers’ case

Thirteen autoworkers in India have been condemned to life imprisonment after being framed up on murder charges stemming from a July 2012 confrontation at a Maruti Suzuki car assembly plant on the outskirts of Delhi, India’s capital city. Those sentenced to rot in India’s notorious prisons include the entire 12-member executive of the Maruti Suzuki [...]