#UnicornRiot

  • George Floyd Uprising in Minneapolis–Saint Paul — The First Two Weeks

    June 14, 2020
    Minneapolis, MN – Waves of rage tore through the Twin Cities community after a video of Minneapolis police officers mercilessly killing George Floyd went viral. Fires were lit across the world as a new movement spread rapidly with the goal of dismantling the police and…...
  • Josie Valadez Fraire Sage Smudging Case Dismissed

    August 8, 2016
    Denver, CO – On Monday, August 1st, 2016 the case against Josie Valadez Fraire was dismissed. The 22-year-old Indigenous woman was detained and ticketed for burning sage at a counter-Trump protest in July. “The police told me I disobeyed a lawful order to put out…...
  • Sekou Kambui – Life After 47 Years as a Political Prisoner

    July 16, 2016
    Denver, CO – It has been two years since Sekou Kambui was released from the Alabama prison system after spending 47 years of his life incarcerated. He and fellow Human Rights activist Audri Scott Williams spoke in Denver on Thursday, July 14th, 2016 at an…...
  • Another Black Woman Found Dead in Custody – Deprogram Ep. 12

    July 23, 2015
    On Tuesday, July 16th, Kindra Chapman, an eighteen year old Alabama resident was booked into Homewood City Jail, a suburb of Birmingham, on an alleged robbery charge. Within an hour and a half of her detainment she was deceased of an alleged suicide attempt. Protests…...
  • Police Target Journalists and Organizers in Recent Anti-Police Brutality Protests

    July 21, 2015
    Protests in Denver continue in the wake of the killing of Paul Castaway by Denver police officers. Paul Castaway, a 35 year old enrolled member of the Rosebud Lakota nation, was killed July 12, 2015 after his mother called police for “mental help assistance.” His…...