Who Will Watch the Watchers?

Member Discrimination, Freedom of Religion, Social Justice, ULC

During the early 1980’s, the Seattle establishment, including the police and a group called Parents in Arms, targeted The Monastery for closure based on bigotry and prejudice. Statements and affidavits submitted in support of efforts to close The Monastery often commented on racial mixing, and the presence of homosexuals. This bigotry resulted in blatantly illegal harassment such as a September …

Mass Arrests, Just To Prove A Point

Member Social Justice, Uncategorized

It is no secret that law enforcement agencies have been in a perpetual struggle with how to control the power they possess. Over the years, there have been so many incidents that involve police violence that the public has become more and more afraid of the police, and less sympathetic to the problems they face. Instead of being looked upon …