Chicago sorry for torture of black suspects

Mayor of US state apologises for racist abuse by police as part of $12m court settlement.

    The mayor of Chicago has apologised for the actions of a former police commander and others involved in the alleged torture of black suspects.

    It is part of a $12m court settlement over the allegedly racist abuse by authorities.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Chicago.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    All Hail The Algorithm

    All Hail The Algorithm

    A five-part series exploring the impact of algorithms on our everyday lives.

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    Prince Philip has done the world an extraordinary service by exposing the racist hypocrisy of "Western civilisation".

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.