A University of Wisconsin professor has been threatened with criminal charges after placing a series of posters on his office door. The first poster featured a picture of and quote from the character Mal Reynolds from the television series "Firefly" that, according to the university police chief, could be interpreted as "a threat." After the first poster was removed by said police chief, the professor, James Miller, put up a second poster featuring a cop clad in riot gear with this caption, "Warning: Fascism. Fascism can cause blunt head trauma and/or violent death.
A man who placed a poster of David Cameron containing the word "wanker" in his window has described how police handcuffed him in his home on election day, threatened him with arrest, and forcibly removed what they said was offensive campaign literature
LONDON – The poster campaign advertising the DVD release of FINAL DESTINATION 5 has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority. A version of the campaign that ran earlier this year ahead of the film's theatrical release received 13 complaints that the poster was distressing to children.
HARLEM — The NYPD has created a "wanted" poster for a Harlem couple who film cops conducting stop-and-frisks and post the videos on YouTube — branding them "professional agitators" who portray cops in a bad light and listing their home address, DNAinfo.com New York has learned.
We’ve had our Rebel Poetry Contest, our Protest Sign Contest, our Silver Transaction Contest and this week we finished our Anti Fed Super Hero Contest leaving only one contest left in V Weeks of V. So if you want to win a Guy Fawkes mask, perk up because there’s only one opportunity left before we announce our PorcFest promotion, which should be awesome.
Our final contest is the Motherload. It can be as big or as small as you make it. It can incorporate all the previous contests, or none. Anything goes. Here are the details.
Here is the video of Mr. Derrick, a motorist tased by police from the Columbia Missouri police department after just 23 seconds! He was stopped for allegedly having no front license plate. He was tasered 23 seconds later. He asked why he was stopped - the policeman responded that he had no license (false - it was in the police officer's hand). The policeman signalled that he smelled marijuana (touched his nose - the other officer shook his head, indicating that he did not smell marijuana. Mr. Derrick was tasered, beaten, maced and arrested. Why? Resisting Arrest!
Write your own version of the “November Fifth” rhyme, or write a rant where everything begins with V (Here’s a tip. The Fed Chairman in the Silver Circle Movie is named “Victor”). Your entry can be as short as a haiku or as long as a Viking Edda. This contest is wide open, so be creative. We’ll announce the winner next Thursday. The prize is a Guy Fawkes Mask.
The case of a 26-year-old Maryland man with Down syndrome who died last month in police custody after he was removed from a theater for refusing to leave a movie he had already seen has been ruled a homicide after an autopsy revealed he was asphyxiated.