Tear gas is disallowed in war, the lawmakers say, but police regularly use it on the people they’re supposed to protect.
The hexachloroethane smoke that police used against protesters can cause vomiting, respiratory distress and even death.
Uprisings against police violence toward Black Americans were intensified by the presence of federal agents in Portland.
Victims of police abuse are filing litigation and at least one judge has halted some of the most egregious misconduct.
Despite a temporary ban announced on Saturday by the mayor and police chief, tear gas was used on Sunday morning.
In the middle of a respiratory pandemic, law enforcement agencies have used tear gas in especially dangerous ways.
Ingraham devoted ample airtime to defending Trump’s discredited coronavirus cure. Now, they’re taking on tear gas.
Trump’s pledge to deploy the full force of the U.S. military against demonstrators sparked immediate condemnation.
The militarization of Mexico’s borders represents a stark departure from the campaign promises AMLO made in 2018.
It’s getting harder and harder for the super-wealthy to find shelter from scrutiny through philanthropy.