Chicago Citizens Finally Have Police Oversight Committee

Chicago Citizens Finally Have Police Oversight Committee

Chicago’s City Council approved the controversial civilian oversight committee on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.  As a result, Mayor Lori Lightfoot can now say that she delivered one of her promises to her city. On Wednesday, the council’s 36-13 vote finally ended the two-year wait for Lightfoot to come through with something that she promised would […]

Has Common Sense Flown Out the Window?

Has Common Sense Flown Out the Window?

Common sense seems to be a thing of the past. What was once common knowledge or thought process has seemed to have left people. Especially with the COVID-19 pandemic inflicting so many new guidelines for people to follow. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines commons sense as a “sound and prudent judgment based on a simple perception […]

Police Accused of Excessive Force in the Death of Woman in Tulum, Mexico

Police Accused of Excessive Force in the Death of Woman in Tulum, Mexico

The Quintana Roo Attorney General’s Office announced on March 28, 2021, that it had opened an investigation to determine if excessive force caused a woman’s death while in the custody of local police officers on Saturday, March 27. Marco Antonio Tóh Euán, a spokesperson for the AG’s Office, stated its investigators have started interviewing the […]

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