Nina Turner, Buck, Nathaniel Roland discussed on Democracy Now! Audio

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Other related charges down South Carolina, a judge sentenced Nathaniel Roland to life in prison for murdering and kidnapping University of South Carolina students amount that Joseph sent in March 2019 twenty-one-year-old. Josephson wage got into the Killer's car. After mistaking it for an Uber and was later found dead in the woods. Democratic party donor. And political activist said, Buck has been found guilty on nine felonies, including running a drug house and injecting to gay, black men with methamphetamine who then died of an overdose twenty-six-year-old. Hemel General more died in 2017 and 55 year old Timothy Dean died. In 2019 Buck was arrested two years ago after Thursday and overdosed on methamphetamine at his apartment that man survived black. Lgbtq + activists and the family members of the men who died had four months when calling on prosecutors wage to file criminal charges against Buck accusing him of being a sexual predator. Bucks face is a mandatory minimum sentence of twenty years in prison with a maximum life sentence. A new Augusta gation by the Associated Press revealed a number of Ku Klux Klan members are working inside the Florida Department of Corrections. The Revelation came as part of an investigation into a Face-Off KKK plot and 2015 to murder a black man. The murder was planned as revenge for a fight in which a black person or Warren Williams, bit a whiteguard Thomas Driver. The FBI am able to stop the plot instead staging the murder after an informant. Infiltrated, the terror group, tens of thousands of Americans are believed to belong to extremist white supremacist groups include a clan. The FBI said such groups, represent the greatest domestic Terror threat here in the United States. A propublica study. Found that immigration prosecutors are continuing to deport people who are not considered a threat to Public Safety. Despite abiding Administration, policy instructing them, to postpone or drop such cases, but the policy is carried out at the prosecutor's discretion, making it difficult to challenge. This comes as immigrant Justice Advocates are denouncing the by the administration for the growing number of jailed immigrants and asylum-seekers. As of mid-july over 27,000, people are being held in ice jails, as advocates warned, detentions have nearly doubled under Biden. The closely-watched Democratic Congressional Primary in. Ohio to fill the seat of our ships. I just less than a week away. The race pits Nina Turner who served as Bernie Sanders campaign co-chair against shonto Brown. The chairwoman of the Cuyahoga County Democratic party and Tuesday the women's March through its support behind Nina, Turner and it's first ever electoral endorsement. It came one day after Warrensville. Heights, councilmember Walter Stewart, announced he was switching his home from brown to Turner. Need attorney is the one that's going to take us and who has the vision, the know how the experience and and and she has a sincere apology and hard to carry us forward. Over the weekend. Congressmember Alexandria. Ocasio-cortez campaigned in Ohio for Nina Turner who also just picked up the endorsement of Colin. Remember, Jamie Raskin. Chantelle, Brown has received the backing of Hillary Clinton and the Congressional Black Caucus, political action committee and in a special election in Texas. Yesterday, voters rejected a trump endorse candidate and elected another Republican state. Representative Jake ellzey to the US House, elves, Iran and anti-immigration campaign and called himself a Reagan Republican here. I'm Susan right? The Widow of the former Congress member Ron, right who died this year from covid-19 leaving open his seat in Texas is 6 congressional district and those are some of the headlines that says democracy Now dead. Christine, now. Org the War and Peace report. I'm Amy Goodman in New York joined by democracy. Now, co-hosts Wong Gonzalez in New Brunswick, New Jersey, hi want. Hi Amy and welcome to all of our listeners took us across the country and around the world. Well, the House of Representatives select committee investigating the January 6th and direction at the Capitol Hill. That's first hearing Tuesday and took testimony from for police officers, who were attacked, by Trump supporters, while defending the capital, the Committees made up of seven, Democrats and two Republicans Liz Cheney, and Adam kinzinger, both of whom volt impeach Trump for his role in investigating the assault on the capitol last week. House, minority leader, Kevin McCarthy, pulled all his recommended committee members. Five of them after house Speaker. Nancy Pelosi took two of his picks US Capitol, Police Sergeant, Aquino Grinnell spoke first during the Insurrection, he was beaten with a flagpole and attacked with chemical. Spray Canal is a dead. An immigrant who served in the US Army in Iraq. What we were suggested that they was like something from a medieval battle, we fought hand-to-hand inch by inch to prevent an invasion of the cap off violent content on subverting, our democracy Democratic process, my fellow officers and I were committed to not letting any writers reach, the capital. It was for April long. In Desperate struggle. The writers attempted to breach, the capital were shouting from San Jose. Pick the right side. We want Trump. I believe her officer screaming in agony and pain. Just an arm length from me. How do you know that time? That was officer Hodges. And he's here today to testify. I too was being crushed by the writers I could feel myself losing oxygen and recall, thinking to myself, this is how I'm going to die. Defending the sanctions, US Capitol Police Sergeant actually no good nail testifying Tuesday before the house select committee investigating the January 6th Insurrection of the capital. During his testimony ganal reference DC, metropolitan police department officer Daniel Hodges. Who also testified at the hearing describing, how Trump supporters almost crushed him to death on my left was a man with a clear red shield stolen direct assault, he slammed it against me and with all the way to the body pushing behind him draft him, my arms were pinned and effectively useless trapped against either shield on my left of the door frame on a run. With my posture renting me know, functional strength or freedom of movement. I was effectively defenseless and gradually sustaining injury from the increasing pressure of the mob. Directly in front of you. A man sees the opportunity of my vulnerability. Grab the front of my gas masks and used to beat my head against the door. He switched to pulling it off my head, the straps stretching against my skull and stick my neck. He never enter uttered. Any words, I recognized, but opted instead for guttural screams. I remember him foaming at the mouth. He also put his cellphone as well so they had both factions free to assault me. Eventually, he succeeded in stripping away, my gas mask in a new Rush of exposure to CS in OC. Spray had me the mob of terrorists were coordinating. Their efforts. Now shouting heave off as a synchronized pushing their weight forward. Crushing me further against the middle door frame, the man in front of me, grab my baton that I still held in my hands and my current stayed. I was unable to retain my weapon. He bashed me off and faced with it. Rupturing my lip and adding additional injury to my skull. That was DC. Metropolitan police department officer, Daniel Hodges and this is Mike for known who is also an officer with the dog. Cotton police chief suffered a heart attack after.

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