This post is a bit slapdash, and for that I apologize ahead of time, but: Real life needs must. Still, this issue and these actions in Chicago need a signal boost, so…here it is.
Some background from Spencer Ackerman and Vic Suter on Deomcracy Now! This is the transcript.
Spencer Ackerman’s Homan Square ouevre at the Guardian is here.
Marcy Wheeler, writing for Salon.com:’ “I was in a black site”: Chicago’s policing nightmare — and assault on people of color; as Rahm Emanuel fights for his political life, let’s talk about the detention and abuse of black people in Chicago’
(If you can’t access her internal link to TarheelDem’s post about his grisly experiences at Homan Square, as it turned out to be, this is his Daily Kos version a friend provided me.)
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