Daphne Beasley, principal of Memphis's Hollis F. Price Middle College High School, has a problem with public displays of affection. In fact, she asked staff to give her the names of students who were couples, the better to keep an eye on them and prevent handholding and other evils. According to a complaint by the ACLU, Beasley posted the list, outing two young gay students in the process.
Dallas Cops Who Joked About Pinning a Man to the Ground Until He Stopped Breathing Get Qualified Immunity
The decision vividly illustrates how the doctrine shields police from accountability for using excessive force.
Narcissists, Psychopaths, and Manipulators Are More Likely To Engage in 'Virtuous Victim Signaling,' Says Study
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Recent data from Minneapolis show an increase in shooting crimes but not other crimes, the same pattern as in Chicago in 2016. The likely reason is a reduction in police street stops, just as in Chicago in 2016.
I was one of the 153 signers and am a veteran of the Twitter wars. But even I was taken aback by the swift, virulent response.