Day: August 23, 2019

British conservationists work to restore acclaimed slavery painting

Ahead of the annual remembrance day for the abolition of the slave trade, art conservationists are working to restore a rare painting of a kneeling African slave to go on display in the British port city of Liverpool. Acquired by the International Slavery Museum in 2018, the “Am Not I A Man And A Brother’ […]

Lawsuit Filed After ‘Disturbing’ Video Shows Cop Punching Black Teen Who Committed No Crime

A California teen police now say had no gang affiliations and no criminal record is filing an excessive force lawsuit against the Fresno Police Department after he was repeatedly punched by one of the officers looking to bust some gang members. The January incident, which was caught on video, initially resulted in charges for resisting […]

RAF unveils deadly new Protector drone armed with ‘game-changing technology’

RAF unveils deadly new Protector drone armed with ‘game-changing technology’ The futuristic Protector aircraft can fly for 40 hours and strike targets with precision missiles and laser-guided bombs. The Protector boasts “game changing technology” behind its Remotely Piloted Air System (RPAS) which enables taxiing, taking off and landing anywhere in the world controlled via satellite […]