The linguistic gymnastics required to report on police violence—without calling up images of police violence—is a thing of semantic wonder.
The loss of the Black Lives Matter activist, who died at age 27, is incalculable.
It’s high time we started seeing our most respected media outlets for what they really are.
A new exhibition of political posters in Los Angeles puts a powerful spotlight on police abuses.
Truthdig's holiday animations are an annual tradition. Enjoy a look back at them from over the years.
A Vice News report finds that from 2010 through 2016, cops in the 50 largest U.S. police departments shot more than 3,630 people, nearly double some prior estimates.
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer interviews director Peter Nicks, whose new documentary "The Force" chronicles changes within the Oakland, Calif., law enforcement agency.
The attorney general's defense is now being used by lawyers for South Carolina Police Officer Michael Slager, who killed the unarmed Walter Scott.