BLACK AGENDA REPORT for July 6, 2016: Deray A Made Man at Aspen, Sellers: Hitman for Hillary Israel & Wall Street, Repubs Reject Trump

6 July 2016 — Black Agenda Report

New This Week at Black Agenda Report

Made Man in a Blue Vest: Deray McKesson Is Debutante At Aspen One-Percenters Coming Out Party

by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon

Deray McKesson, a Teach For America trojan horse who inserted himself into the Black Lives Matter Movement was one of the panelists at the Aspen Institutes’s annual “ideas festival,” a social event where one percenters showcase their current crop of “thought leaders.” For the dude in the blue vest it was a kind of debutante ball, one of the official coming out parties that mark him as one of corporate America’s made men.

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Safe in Police hands?

6 July 2016 — Big Brother Watch

How Police Forces suffer 10 data breaches every week and still want more of your data.

A Big Brother Watch Report July 2016

Safe in Police hands? shows that between June 2011 and December 2015 there were at least 2,315 data breaches conducted by police staff. Over 800 members of staff accessed personal information without a policing purpose and information was inappropriately shared with third parties more than 800 times. Specific incidents show officers misusing their access to information for financial gain and passing sensitive information to members of organised crime groups. 

Download the PDF: Safe-in-Police-Hands.pdf