The 1960’s and before was a miserable time for the LGBT+ community, with simply expressing love being illegal. Police stormed into gay clubs to arrest said “criminals,” which is exactly what happened on June 28, 1969. The community was already fed up with the past - this just fueled the fire. Danny Garvin, a Stonewall rioter, said, “Something snapped. It’s like, this is not right.” Indeed this was how all protestors, gay straight or otherwise, felt in this moment.
Oscar and his friends went to the city to party and took a train there and back, so they would be safe. On the ride back, Oscar is confronted by someone from is past and it breaks into a fight. The police were called, and Oscar and his friends try to leave by breaking up. The women all made it away, but most of the men were told to sit against the wall with restraints. The police had no evidence at all that these men were the ones involved in the fight but since they were black, the officers assumed they were guilty.
People who are on Brown’s side claim that a white police officer abused his power, and a sign of race discrimination among police officers. On the day of shooting, Michael Brown and Dorian Johnson went to Ferguson Market and Liquor Store where it was reported for robbery. According to Johnson 's attorney, Freeman Bosley, Michael was involved in shoplifting(CNN). The police released the video of Brown robbing and pushing a clerk of the store from the convenience store 's security camera. Micheal Brown 's family responded to the video as a strategy of police to denigrated Brown, and
Triangle Shirtwaist Company was a main manufacturer who did not take kindly of the strike. They used police officers, to imprison the female workers on strike, while they paid the government officials to take the other girls away. On March, 25, while the workers worked, a fire began to start in the rag bin. A manager tried to put the fire out, but the fire spread rapidly and the hose did not work, due to the holes punched in the sides(Stein). As the fire escalated, the young women began to panic, and as the young women tried to escape on the elevator, they realized that the elevator could only hold 12 people, and the elevator broke down in the heat and flames.
I – TITLE OF THE CASE Wells Fargo Scandal II – TIME CONTEXT Between May 2011 and July 2015. III – VIEW POINT Wells Fargo Bank got bad reputation due to the employees in the Bank opened account without known from the customers’ authorization and the CEO, MR John Stumpf faced an investigation with the Senate for Bank’s misconduct and ask him to resign from his position while the CEO didn’t accept what they want and he wanted to face the criminal charges. IV- AREAS OF CONSIDERATION This case study is about the Wells Fargo Bank, this bank is one of huge banks in USA but in the 21s caught with misconduct from the employees. Then the (CFPB) discovered offences on the bank which let the (OCC) judge the bank to pay $ 185 million as a fine because
Print. In the novel “Dear Martin”, a story about teenage African American named Justyce McAllister and has is perseverance through racial profiling on many levels, especially by the ones who are supposed to protect. Justyce and his other black friend Manny was driving and had the music too loud and a white cop who wasn’t on duty at the time, cursed and used racial slurs against the two boys and ended up shooting both of them. Manny was killed and Justyce was in the hospital for a few days. Also Justyce went to a primarily white school where the students didn’t understand the side of what it like to be discriminated against, in theory they are in the majority.
In which the busses began to be integrated on the day after, December 21st, 1956 with the 381-day boycott coming to an end(Montgomery Bus Boycott,2010). Getting this appeal passed by the supreme court was a major accomplishment, however, they faced many challenges to get to that point. As they faced harassment from the many people that didn’t agree with this, a particular group being the Ku Klux Klan, a white supremacist group. In January 1957, four black churches and the homes of black leaders at the time were bombed or attempted to be bombed, however on the 10th of the same month, the Montgomery police arrested seven bombers that were members of the KKK, hence bringing about an end to the bus-related
A young man’s body has just been discovered at the local park his head smashed in and an admission receipt into a gay club the only clue as to his identity. DS Black is assigned the case and as she dives into the investigations, she can feel the tension between a local hate speech pastor and the local Gay Rights group. The pastor had a few weeks past advocated that gays be stoned and had so far refused to recant or apologize. Things become even more complicated when a group of neo Nazis starts targeting the immigrant working class. Throw in local police politics and you have a volatile mix that could erupt at any
For any business considering an investment in high security doors and are unsure whether to opt for wood or steel doors the following real life story will help make that decision; A high-rise apartment building wished to offer residents the highest possible security. Double steel security doors were installed in every unit. One day whilst out & about, an elderly tenant had an accident and was taken to the hospital. Neighbours became worried when they noticed his untouched newspaper outside his apartment the following day and called the police to break in to see if the elderly gentleman was in trouble. The police and fire departments thought the door was a painted wooden one and attempted to break their way in.
A fight was then created, and the trolley was shut down. As soon as the train doors opened the officers were there waiting at Fruitvale Sation. Officer Caruso started racial profiling who started the fight, then threatens to pull out whoever doesn 't come out of the train to admit they were involved. The officers were starting to abuse their power by hitting the suspects and cuffing them for no reason. Transit officer Mehserle was assisting to hold down Oscar, although he was completely following the demands.