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PBC News & Comment: New Video of Charlotte Police Killing

New video of police shooting of Keith Scott, shows his wife tried to de-escalate, puts more pressure on cops to release their videos….--Scott’s wife shot video, warned cops that Keith had traumatic brain injury, yells that he has no gun

--Tulsa didn’t play games with video, and cop who shot Terence Crutcher is charged with manslaughter

--Massachusetts Supreme Court rules that black men may be justified in avoiding encounters with cops, including running away

--incoherent Trump calls for racial unity, and in same breath promotes stop and frisk, often based on racial profiling

--NY bombing suspect Ahmad Rahami spent 3 weeks at madrasa in Pakistan in 2011, reports The Guardian

--Syria and Russia launch renewed assault on Aleppo, seems like cease fire is over

--NY Times article notes how Obama keeps his distance from Obama’s wars

--as Boeing gets US approval to sell airliners to Iran, Rouhani says US is not fully honoring the nuclear deal

--Afghan government is ready to sign peace agreement with warlord Hekmatyar

--peace activists gather in DC this weekend for NoWar2016, plan Pentagon protest on Monday

--in latest outrage, Army panel punishes Chelsea Manning with solitary confinement for suicide attempt

--in campaign season, members of Congress who ignored massive bank crimes are taking pot shots at Wells Fargo, even returning campaign contributions

--latest email hack exposes security and donor info related to Clinton campaign events

--Obama has often threatened, but rarely used his veto power; his expected veto of JASTA is predicted to be overridden by both houses