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No Charges For Texas Cops Who Paraded Black Man Through The...

AFRICANGLOBE - The two white police officers who led a handcuffed man by a rope from horseback will not face criminal charges over the incident, it has emerged. Images of the August 3 arrest in Galveston, Texas of Donald Neely, a 43-year-old man who relatives say is mentally ill, triggered widespread outrage after they were published. Many of the online commentariat said it evoked images of slavery and racism in the US.

Sandra Bland’s Family Cites ‘Cover Up’ After Suppressed Video Released

AFRICANGLOBE - Sandra Bland — who died in jail after being arrested over failure to use her blinker — became the symbol of America’s horrific problems of in-custody deaths over ridiculous arrests. Now, after nearly four years and no indictments, we are learning that Bland filmed her own arrest that fateful day and her video has been suppressed ever since.