Author: Cassandra Fairbanks

Cassandra Fairbanks is a journalist, activist and mother who manages to sleep every now and then when she is not writing articles or taking her daughter to the museum.

Florida Cops Allow Police Dog to Maul Handcuffed Man’s Face

Florida Cops Allow Police Dog to Maul Handcuffed Man’s Face

In a terrifying witness video uploaded to Facebook early Monday morning, Delray Beach police are seen surrounding a handcuffed man and allowing their police dog to maul his face outside a South Florida bar. "I'm usually not the one to post about the police of police brutality, but aft ...
OPINION: Hypocrisy of Racist Texan’s Video Threatening to Shoot “Thugs” Over Dead Cop

OPINION: Hypocrisy of Racist Texan’s Video Threatening to Shoot “Thugs” Over Dead Cop

Following the death of every single law enforcement officer, there have been 24 fatally shot this year, there is a wave of racist outrage from extremists on the right. The latest comes from a racist dirt bag in Texas who has called for the deaths of “black thugs,” joining the Houston ...
Former South Carolina Police Chief Killed An Unarmed Black Man, Sentenced To 1 Year House Arrest

Former South Carolina Police Chief Killed An Unarmed Black Man, Sentenced To 1 Year House Arrest

On Tuesday, prosecutors agreed to drop the murder charge against a former South Carolina police chief in exchange for a guilty plea to “misconduct in office.” Richard Combs, 38, had been facing 30 years in prison for the murder of 54-year-old Bernard Bailey in 2011. The former Chie ...
California Cops Killed Marine on Veterans Day, City Pays $2,500,000 to Settle Family’s Lawsuit

California Cops Killed Marine on Veterans Day, City Pays $2,500,000 to Settle Family’s Lawsuit

California cops with the City of Palm Springs Police Department agreed to a $2,500,000 settlement in the wrongful death lawsuit of a Marine killed by an officer that recklessly jumped through the window of his moving vehicle. It happened on Veteran’s Day 2012. Corporal Allan ‘AJ’ D ...