Fred Askew

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    December 16, 2006

    Sharpton's Silent March Gets Loud

    (The NYPD has been looking for a supposedly armed "fourth man" who allegedly fled the scene of the Sean Bell shooting. Survivors of the shooting have said there was no such person. Photograph by Fred Askew) A protest organized as a silent march shook the streets of New York Saturday as thousands re ... More >>

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    December 11, 2006

    They Handcuffed Sean Bell

    First, undercover police fired 50 bullets at Sean Bell and his friends. Then, they cuffed the mortally wounded Bell for his ride to the hospital. That's right. According to the lead Metro article in the New York Times today (reg. req'd.), the Finest looked at the unarmed Bell, 23, thought he was ... More >>

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    August 31, 2004
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    July 27, 2004

    The Art of Party Crashing

    Artists and activists stockpile Dick Cheney jokes, Dubya drag, and phalluses in preparation for the Republican invasion

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    October 8, 2002

    A Peace Movement Emerges

    Tens of Thousands Rally in New York and Other Cities to Say No to War With Iraq