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galaxianbitch: galaxianbitch: fatehbaz: quiteliterallyhotsauce: Yup. Just like when Texas has all that flooding and didn鈥檛 evacuate the prisons. imprisoned people are also abandoned to sit in cells and drown during hurricanes when floodwaters inundate the prison And then there was Katrina I鈥檓 posting this cause so many of us followed Katrina minute by minute but so few people knew about this. Fuuuuuuuuck: y'all don't read what happens for folks inside prisons, jails, and detention centers during power outages? I'm assuming they rely on generators? @anthoknees 路 1h 27 11 59 y'all don't read @anthoknees fuck. Los Angeles Times Weeklong power outage at New York federal jail leaves inmates without heat or light in the cold Feb 2, 2019 路 The Federal Bureau of Prisons said Saturday that work to restore power to a detention center in New York City where inmates have E The New York Times O No Heat for Days at a Jail in Brooklyn Where Hundreds of Inmates Are Sick and 'Frantic' Feb 1, 2019 路 More than a thousand inmates at a federal jail in Brooklyn are ... in an email that the building experienced a partial power outage on ... Vice > en_us article > what-happe... When My Prison Lost Power It Was Like 'The Purge' in Real Life - VICE Apr 19, 2018 路 It turned out that some electrical wiring caught fire outside the prison fence-line. We heard that it shouldn't take the power company any more .. galaxianbitch: galaxianbitch: fatehbaz: quiteliterallyhotsauce: Yup. Just like when Texas has all that flooding and didn鈥檛 evacuate the prisons. imprisoned people are also abandoned to sit in cells and drown during hurricanes when floodwaters inundate the prison And then there was Katrina I鈥檓 posting this cause so many of us followed Katrina minute by minute but so few people knew about this. Fuuuuuuuuck
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nerd-on-duty: thingsfacebookislike: biglawbear: loud-and-queer: thatpettyblackgirl: TELL US AGAIN THAT THE NAZI COMPARISONS ARE HYPERBOLIC https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/immigration/thousands-immigrants-suffer-solitary-confinement-u-s-detention-centers-n1007881 Holy shit read the fucking article This administration needs to be tried in the ICC for crimes against humanity Three or four specifically discussed cases (and many more not explicitly mentioned) of named trans women being put in solitary for being trans. Often for months. (One case was like, almost a year.) Over 60 wheelchair users being put in solitary for using wheelchairs. Gay people being put in solitary for consensual kissing. Suicidal people being put in Even Worse Solitary for not wanting to survive the Slightly Less Horrid Solitary. 鈥淭he mentally ill placed in isolation for reasons that included attempting suicide, being the victim of a physical attack or exhibiting behavior related to their mental illness.鈥 鈥淎 Guatemalan man spent two months in solitary confinement at a county jail in Maryland. The reason: He had a prosthetic leg.鈥 鈥淎 mentally ill Ukrainian man was put in isolation for 15 days at a detention facility in Arizona. His offense: putting half a green pepper in one of his socks.鈥 鈥淢oises Tino鈥怢opez, 23, from Guatemala, died in 2016 in an isolation cell. Once in isolation, the facility did not ensure he got needed anti-seizure medication. He then died from a seizure.鈥 (And they gave no reason for putting him in isolation, either.) And they only keep records of solitaries over 14 days. All the cases listed here are 15+ days of solitary, otherwise they wouldn鈥檛 even be on the record. Only 11% of detainees have lawyers. Once you鈥檙e in solitary, you pretty much can鈥檛 call your lawyer anymore even if you have one. You certainly can鈥檛 get one if you hadn鈥檛 had one before. The United Nations special rapporteur on torture has said that solitary confinement can amount to 鈥渢orture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment,鈥 and that isolation for more than 15 days should be banned, except in exceptional circumstances. : MSNBC eMSNBC @MSNBC Thousands of immigrants forced into solitary confinement by ICE for being physically disabled or gay. NEWS Thousands of immigrants suffer in solitary confinement in U.S. detention centers Newly obtained documents show that ICE detainees are sometimes placed in solitary for reasons that have nothing to do with rule violations By Hannah Rappleye, Andrew W. Lehren, Spencer Woodman and Vanessa Swales MCND Thousands of immigrants forced into solitary confinement by ICE msnbc.com 12:13 PM May 21, 2019 Social Flow 4.5K Retweets 2.9K Likes nerd-on-duty: thingsfacebookislike: biglawbear: loud-and-queer: thatpettyblackgirl: TELL US AGAIN THAT THE NAZI COMPARISONS ARE HYPERBOLIC https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/immigration/thousands-immigrants-suffer-solitary-confinement-u-s-detention-centers-n1007881 Holy shit read the fucking article This administration needs to be tried in the ICC for crimes against humanity Three or four specifically discussed cases (and many more not explicitly mentioned) of named trans women being put in solitary for being trans. Often for months. (One case was like, almost a year.) Over 60 wheelchair users being put in solitary for using wheelchairs. Gay people being put in solitary for consensual kissing. Suicidal people being put in Even Worse Solitary for not wanting to survive the Slightly Less Horrid Solitary. 鈥淭he mentally ill placed in isolation for reasons that included attempting suicide, being the victim of a physical attack or exhibiting behavior related to their mental illness.鈥 鈥淎 Guatemalan man spent two months in solitary confinement at a county jail in Maryland. The reason: He had a prosthetic leg.鈥 鈥淎 mentally ill Ukrainian man was put in isolation for 15 days at a detention facility in Arizona. His offense: putting half a green pepper in one of his socks.鈥 鈥淢oises Tino鈥怢opez, 23, from Guatemala, died in 2016 in an isolation cell. Once in isolation, the facility did not ensure he got needed anti-seizure medication. He then died from a seizure.鈥 (And they gave no reason for putting him in isolation, either.) And they only keep records of solitaries over 14 days. All the cases listed here are 15+ days of solitary, otherwise they wouldn鈥檛 even be on the record. Only 11% of detainees have lawyers. Once you鈥檙e in solitary, you pretty much can鈥檛 call your lawyer anymore even if you have one. You certainly can鈥檛 get one if you hadn鈥檛 had one before. The United Nations special rapporteur on torture has said that solitary confinement can amount to 鈥渢orture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment,鈥 and that isolation for more than 15 days should be banned, except in exceptional circumstances.
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arctic-hands: swan2swan: swan2swan: If you haven鈥檛 seen this story, look up his name: Francisco Galicia.聽 Expect to see him come 2020, when the debates begin and the political battle heats up. Expect to see him in a suit testifying in court, or before Congress. This young man is a witness and a victim, and the fact that this isn鈥檛 a more prominent story on every news station is what truly frightens me. From The Dallas News: Galicia says he lost 26 pounds during that time in a South Texas immigrant detention center because officers didn鈥檛 provide him with enough food. He said he wasn鈥檛 allowed to shower and his skin was dry and dirty. He and 60 other men were crammed into an overcrowded holding area where they slept on the floor and were given only aluminum-foil blankets, he said. Some men had to sleep on the restroom area floor. Ticks bit some of the men and some were very sick, Galicia said. But many were afraid to ask to go to the doctor because CBP officers told them their stay would start over if they did, he said. I would remind you that concentration camps are actually real.聽 鈥淚 told them we had rights and asked to make a phone call. But they told us, 鈥榊ou don鈥檛 have rights to anything鈥,鈥 Francisco Galicia said. This is happening. [the screencapped tweets are in initial link] : Garet Bleir @GaretBleir 1/8 Yesterday, Francisco Galicia, a high school senior born in Dallas, TX called his mother for the first time after being released from nearly a month of illegal detainment in U.S. Concentration camps at the hands of CBP and ICE. He was held in "inhumane" conditions, he told me. South Texas 566 Veterans Drive 3:02 PM Jul 24, 2019 Twitter for iPhone Garet Bleir @GaretBleir 21h Replying to @GaretBleir 2/8 Francisco, a U.s. born citizen, was detained by Border Patrol on June 27th at a checkpoint in Falfurrias, Texas while driving with his friends on their way to a college soccer scouting event. At the checkpoint, he showed Border Patrol agents proof of his birth in the U... 1 Garet Bleir @GaretBleir 21h 3/8 he had on him - his Texas State ID, his wallet-sized birth certificate, and his social security card, but the agents told him they believed the documents weren't real, his attorney told me. For the entire three weeks he was held captive in CBP custody, Francisco was not... 1 Garet Bleir @GaretBleir 21h 4/8 allowed to use the phone, even for calls to his attorney or to his mother who feared he would be deported. It wasn't until Saturday, after being transferred to ICE custody, that he was allowed to make a collect phone call. 3 1 Garet Bleir @GaretBleir 21h 5/8 Despite multiple attempts by family members and his attorney to give further proof of his U.S. citizenship, it wasn't until the attorney took this to the news media and grassroots activists throughout Texas that ICE finally released Francisco, she says. 1 t 1 4 Garet Bleir @GaretBleir 21h 6/8 The attorney was told that she would have to present the documents to ICE officials upon arrival at South Texas Detention Complex in Pearsall, TX but after a handful of activists and reporters arrived at the detention facility... 9 1 3 Garet Bleir @GaretBleir 21h 7/8. we watched as ICE officials released Francisco without even speaking to the attorney. This further shows that the officials not only had the proper documentation for his release, they also knew that they had the proper documentation and that he was a U.S. citizen. 1 t 2 5 Garet Bleir @GaretBleir 21h 8/8 I'll be sharing more updates soon, along with videos and photos showing what happened while we were there as soon as possible. Photo: Garet Bleir - Journalism arctic-hands: swan2swan: swan2swan: If you haven鈥檛 seen this story, look up his name: Francisco Galicia.聽 Expect to see him come 2020, when the debates begin and the political battle heats up. Expect to see him in a suit testifying in court, or before Congress. This young man is a witness and a victim, and the fact that this isn鈥檛 a more prominent story on every news station is what truly frightens me. From The Dallas News: Galicia says he lost 26 pounds during that time in a South Texas immigrant detention center because officers didn鈥檛 provide him with enough food. He said he wasn鈥檛 allowed to shower and his skin was dry and dirty. He and 60 other men were crammed into an overcrowded holding area where they slept on the floor and were given only aluminum-foil blankets, he said. Some men had to sleep on the restroom area floor. Ticks bit some of the men and some were very sick, Galicia said. But many were afraid to ask to go to the doctor because CBP officers told them their stay would start over if they did, he said. I would remind you that concentration camps are actually real.聽 鈥淚 told them we had rights and asked to make a phone call. But they told us, 鈥榊ou don鈥檛 have rights to anything鈥,鈥 Francisco Galicia said. This is happening. [the screencapped tweets are in initial link]

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captain-price-official: shatterstag: gaymergirls: basedheisenberg: Real recognizes real. I finally got curious and decided to google this story, and the headline is just the tip of the iceberg.聽 Let it never be said again that journalism is a humorless business. Covering an odd tale about a 14-year-old autistic boy who was handcuffed by police and suspended for running down the sidelines of a high school football game at halftime wearing a banana costume, Washington, D.C. reporter Pat Collins donned a grape suit and went out to get his story. Speaking to Bryan Thompson, who pulled the prank on Sept. 14 and found himself at the center of a controversy over the school鈥檚 response, Collins鈥 sarcastic outrage seemed palpable. 鈥淪chool officials accused him of being disruptive and disrespectful,鈥 Collins said. 鈥淔rankly, I don鈥檛 see what all the fuss is about.鈥 He asked the student: 鈥淲hy a banana? Why not a 鈥 grape?鈥 鈥淚 don鈥檛 know,鈥 Thompson replied. 鈥淧otassium is great.鈥 Following the prank, Colonial Forge High School Principal Karen Spillman suspended Thompson for 10 days, and even recommended that he be kicked out of school for the entire year. Shortly thereafter, Thompson had composed his own rap song about the incident (called 鈥淔ree Banana Man!鈥), set up a Facebook page dedicated to 鈥淏anana Man,鈥 and someone even launched a petition calling for his suspension to be lifted. Thompson鈥檚 outrage at the punishment was shared by his fellow students, who began creating yellow t-shirts that read, 鈥淔ree Banana Man!鈥 So the school did what schools so often do when their authority is challenged: they banned the shirts, began confiscating them, and sent students to detention for supporting their classmate. That鈥檚 when the American Civil Liberties Union got involved, telling the principal that her actions were unconstitutional. 鈥淏ut when you think about it, you might see [the school鈥檚] point,鈥 Collins jokingly concluded. 鈥淚t starts with a banana. Then, all of the sudden, you have an apple, and an orange, and maybe a grape! And before you know it, you have fruit salad in the schools! We can鈥檛 have that.鈥 The school鈥檚 principal was ultimately forced to resign, and Thompson has since returned to his studies. [x] NICE 鈥淚 don鈥檛 know,鈥 Thompson replied. 鈥淧otassium is great.鈥 : tibets Reporter wears grape costume to defend boy suspended for banana suit captain-price-official: shatterstag: gaymergirls: basedheisenberg: Real recognizes real. I finally got curious and decided to google this story, and the headline is just the tip of the iceberg.聽 Let it never be said again that journalism is a humorless business. Covering an odd tale about a 14-year-old autistic boy who was handcuffed by police and suspended for running down the sidelines of a high school football game at halftime wearing a banana costume, Washington, D.C. reporter Pat Collins donned a grape suit and went out to get his story. Speaking to Bryan Thompson, who pulled the prank on Sept. 14 and found himself at the center of a controversy over the school鈥檚 response, Collins鈥 sarcastic outrage seemed palpable. 鈥淪chool officials accused him of being disruptive and disrespectful,鈥 Collins said. 鈥淔rankly, I don鈥檛 see what all the fuss is about.鈥 He asked the student: 鈥淲hy a banana? Why not a 鈥 grape?鈥 鈥淚 don鈥檛 know,鈥 Thompson replied. 鈥淧otassium is great.鈥 Following the prank, Colonial Forge High School Principal Karen Spillman suspended Thompson for 10 days, and even recommended that he be kicked out of school for the entire year. Shortly thereafter, Thompson had composed his own rap song about the incident (called 鈥淔ree Banana Man!鈥), set up a Facebook page dedicated to 鈥淏anana Man,鈥 and someone even launched a petition calling for his suspension to be lifted. Thompson鈥檚 outrage at the punishment was shared by his fellow students, who began creating yellow t-shirts that read, 鈥淔ree Banana Man!鈥 So the school did what schools so often do when their authority is challenged: they banned the shirts, began confiscating them, and sent students to detention for supporting their classmate. That鈥檚 when the American Civil Liberties Union got involved, telling the principal that her actions were unconstitutional. 鈥淏ut when you think about it, you might see [the school鈥檚] point,鈥 Collins jokingly concluded. 鈥淚t starts with a banana. Then, all of the sudden, you have an apple, and an orange, and maybe a grape! And before you know it, you have fruit salad in the schools! We can鈥檛 have that.鈥 The school鈥檚 principal was ultimately forced to resign, and Thompson has since returned to his studies. [x] NICE 鈥淚 don鈥檛 know,鈥 Thompson replied. 鈥淧otassium is great.鈥

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bogleech: unexpectedyarns: 3fluffies: gahdamnpunk: Why are they trying to be likeable? Ain鈥檛 nobody gonna believe them America is operating concentration camps.聽 There鈥檚 no getting around it.聽 Here鈥檚 what those places are actually like: https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/06/politics/ice-detention-center-ig-report/index.html https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/05/politics/hhs-activities-unaccompanied-children/index.html https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/14/politics/border-patrol-mcallen-texas-pictures/index.html https://www.cnn.com/2018/12/31/us/arizona-migrant-child-abuse-allegations-shelter/index.html Why isn鈥檛 America being investigated by the UN for war crimes?聽 Because America鈥檚 military force is larger than the next five biggest powers on the planet. Every country is terrified of us. The people of almost every country consider us the biggest threat to their freedom and they鈥檙e right. : ICE Follow ICE @ICEgov ICE is committed to upholding an immigration detention system that prioritizes the health, safety, and welfare of all of those in our care in custody, including LGBTI individuals. (6/) Niece 6:05 AM 13 Jun 2019 76 Retweets 304 Likes Hot Spinster Bot Follow @glit_chh During the height of Nazi Germany, Fascists dispersed propaganda videos like Theresienstadt Soccer Matches to refute rumors of viscous crimes In 1943, the Office of War released footage that painted Japanese Internment camps as "normal communities" We've been fed this story. ICE @ICEgov ICE is committed to upholding an immigration detention system that prioritizes the health, safety, and welfare of all of those in our care in custody, including LGBTI individuals. (6/ Show this thread 8:39 AM 14 Jun 2019 8,859 Retweets 14,041 Likes Zachary Fox Follow @zackfox I know this is bullshit propaganda cuz a mf in the first pic got on headphones plugged into absolutely nothing, fuck y'all ICE@ICEGOV ICE is committed to upholding immigration detention system an that prioritizes the health, safety, and welfare of all of those in our care in custody, including LGBTI individuals. (6/) Show this thread 1:23 AM - 16 Jun 2019 11,283 Retweets 46,837 Likes bogleech: unexpectedyarns: 3fluffies: gahdamnpunk: Why are they trying to be likeable? Ain鈥檛 nobody gonna believe them America is operating concentration camps.聽 There鈥檚 no getting around it.聽 Here鈥檚 what those places are actually like: https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/06/politics/ice-detention-center-ig-report/index.html https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/05/politics/hhs-activities-unaccompanied-children/index.html https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/14/politics/border-patrol-mcallen-texas-pictures/index.html https://www.cnn.com/2018/12/31/us/arizona-migrant-child-abuse-allegations-shelter/index.html Why isn鈥檛 America being investigated by the UN for war crimes?聽 Because America鈥檚 military force is larger than the next five biggest powers on the planet. Every country is terrified of us. The people of almost every country consider us the biggest threat to their freedom and they鈥檙e right.
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trans-homura: diesetdown: armedandgayngerous: forcesunleashed: judo-ichidai: jackaalope: libertariancommunism: Borders are violence. His name鈥檚 Frank Gonzalez and information on where this all went down can be found here: www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/news/post-nation/wp/2018/07/28/immigrant-girl-hides-in-auto-shop-after-escaping-attendants-from-florida-detention-facility/ Please reblog this important information. The name of his store is Gonzalez Auto Center, and google/Facebook reviews are always a great way to show how we feel about people like him. 鈥渦m, girl cried so aiding and abetting fugitive from the law good now actually鈥 People say that they would hide Jewish people look how quickly they prove they won鈥檛 : Angus Johnston & @studentactivism Girl escapes from detention center, hides in auto shop sobbing. Owner, a Trump supporter, turns her in to the cops. GONZALEZ AUTO CENTER INC 248-5117 248-311e ATROL UNIT TIRE POL Immigrant girl hides in auto shop after escaping attendants from Florida detention facility washingtonpost.com 12:08 PM-28 Jul 18 trans-homura: diesetdown: armedandgayngerous: forcesunleashed: judo-ichidai: jackaalope: libertariancommunism: Borders are violence. His name鈥檚 Frank Gonzalez and information on where this all went down can be found here: www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/news/post-nation/wp/2018/07/28/immigrant-girl-hides-in-auto-shop-after-escaping-attendants-from-florida-detention-facility/ Please reblog this important information. The name of his store is Gonzalez Auto Center, and google/Facebook reviews are always a great way to show how we feel about people like him. 鈥渦m, girl cried so aiding and abetting fugitive from the law good now actually鈥 People say that they would hide Jewish people look how quickly they prove they won鈥檛

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