Some of the Facebook CEO’s previously unreported decisions demonstrate his relentless determination to ensure the company’s dominance, even at the expense of his stated values, according to interviews with more than a dozen former employees.
Chief Louis Dekmar started training officers to shoot away from the center of a person’s body because he believes it could reduce fatal police shootings. The effort has elicited criticism from the national law enforcement community.
The devices are rapidly reshaping private security in American neighborhoods, bringing police surveillance tools to the masses with an automated watchdog that records 24 hours a day. They've created a new point of friction between crime-fearing residents and their privacy-minded neighbors.
Those who gathered before the Brooklyn Nets’ home opener were there to support Nets guard Kyrie Irving, who has been told by the team to stay away as long as he refuses to receive a coronavirus vaccination.
Before the death of her middle child, before there was a gravestone with a name she knew dearly, the Rev. Michelle Thomas had built up the African American Burial Ground for the Enslaved as a place for collective mourning.