NY Daily News posted a surveillance video of a Brooklyn grocery store that captures two NYPD officers beating 24-year-old Thomas Jennings with his hands up in surrender.

Off The Grid   A surveillance video published by Daily News shows 24-year-old Thomas Jennings leaning on a counter of a Brooklyn grocery store on July 7th when NYPD officer Lenny Lutchman approaches him from behind and starts shoving his chest and grabbing his wrists. Jennings appears to raise both his hands in surrender. As you can see

Republicans and Democrats have been accused of being two arms of the same corrupt political body. Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush are demonized by each other, by their opponents, and even by factions within their own parties, but they have more in common than you might think.

Jen Hobbs Here are 15 ways Jeb Bush is just like Hillary Clinton: 1.) They project entitlement:  Bush and Clinton represent a political class that is seen as living lives apart from those they represent, people who are seen as out for themselves rather than for ordinary people. – Dan Balz, Washington Post 2.) They are both

Dashcam footage released by the Texas Department of Public Safety shows Sandra Bland being arrested by police but the 52 minute video appears to have been edited. Why? What are those three missing minutes hiding?

Brigida Santos For those of you who are out of the loop, a 28-year old Chicago woman named Sandra Bland, died in custody after being arrested last week in Waller County, Texas after reportedly becoming combative with an officer who had allegedly pulled her over for failing to signal before changing lanes.  Bland died in custody on Monday, three days after her arrest, in what

A new $14.7 million military warehouse facility in Afghanistan wasleft empty because the intended occupants, the Defense Logistics Agency, had already ended their mission in Kandahar. However, construction continued for six months after the fact that it would no longer be needed. Instead, the military added $400,000 of modifications to the buildings knowing it would never be used, SIGAR wrote in a report.

Off The Grid   Imagine the outcry from the politicians if they found out the government had given a few million dollars to poor people who weren’t qualified to get welfare. Fox News would be outraged!And every news agency in America would be on board. When you hear about wasteful spending like this on war,

The suspicious death of Sandra Bland has reportedly been solved. Meanwhile, prosecutors continue to investigate the officer who arrested her.

Brigida Santos NBC coverage of the Sandra Bland story reveals how the 28-year-old woman died in a Texas jail after being taken into custody. She had been pulled over for reportedly failing to signal when changing lanes. This news comes after suspicious dashcam footage was released in which the arresting officer yells to Bland, “I will light you up!”  Medical examiners

A picture is worth a thousand words…

Off The Grid PBS’ Frontline just released new photographs taken on that fateful day of September 11th, 2001.  The images show the Bush administration immediately during and following the attacks.  According to PBS, coordinating producer Colette Neirouz Hanna for the Kirk Documentary Group (which often produces films for Frontline) acquired them through the Freedom of Information Act.   Related

Lorenzo Davis, a Chicago investigator who determined that several civilian shootings by police officers were unjustified was

Off The Grid Here we have another whistleblower being destroyed. Typical. If you are going to go against the government, be prepared for its wrath. You will put yourself in their crosshairs and they can be brutal. It’s obvious that there are a lot of shootings that are unwarranted. I think we’re up to about

It’s time again to answer questions from you, my vigilant fans! Got a question for the Governor? Sound off at Ora.tv/OffTheGrid.

Off The Grid Netanya Lane from Ohio asks: Do you still believe the American Dream exist and why? If so, what is your American Dream? Jesse Says: Related Story Kate Steinle’s Killer Allegedly Used A Federal Agent’s Gun I still believe the American Dream exists and I still believe this is a country where you

The Washington Post reports the drug transaction that nearly led to the death of toddler Bou Bou Phonesavanh was for $50 worth of meth.

Jen Hobbs In May, we reported on probably one of the most horrific cases of police misconduct of 2013. In Habersham County, Georgia, a SWAT team reportedly wrongly invaded a home with a “no knock” warrant, nearly killing a 19-month-old baby boy named Bou Bou, and left the family with over $1 million in medical bills.