Links for March 23, 2016

Death by gentrification: the killing that shamed San Francisco

That there was a trial at all was a triumph. The city had withheld from family and supporters the full autopsy report and the names of the officers who shot Nieto, and it was months before the key witness overcame his fear of the police to come forward. Nieto died because a series of white men saw him as a menacing intruder in the place he had spent his whole life.


How Should Asian-Americans Feel About the Peter Liang Protests?

This is the stunted language of a people who do not yet know how to talk about injustice. The protesters who took to the streets on Saturday are trying, in their way, to create a new political language for Asian-Americans, but this language comes without any edifying history — no amount of nuance or qualification or appeal to Martin Luther King will change the fact that the first massive, nationwide Asian-American protest in years was held in defense of a police officer who shot and killed an innocent black man.


San Andreas State: Animal Cam – Twitch stream of a modded GTA V. Follow a deer as it wanders through San Andreas forever.