Fucking snowflake “feared for his safety” against 11 year old children? No, let me correct the narrative: 74 year old racist bastard batters children for daring to have fun on a duplex driveway.
not an “officer involved” shooting. still. too many guns.
Lewis was remembered as an entrepreneur and activist who was heavily involved with Africatown Community Land Trust, an organization focused on preserving Seattle’s Black community
Every paragraph gets worse. But at least he wasn’t shot for doing his job, so there’s that.
wild that one of the officers actually said that at court to “prove” they’d done the right thing
Phillips claimed during the civil proceedings that he didn’t recognize Hicks’ vehicle when he pulled him over the second time. Ferreyra justified his actions by noting that “No shots were fired” during Hick’s detainment.
It says a lot about their mindset, right? When shots are fired, this is the outcome far too often:
Just had this study quoted at me. Anybody catch the very important qualifier?
People who don’t understand science should probably not presume to i terpret it.
There is this, too
Racist gonna racist.
You have to be a special kind of stupid to crime in the secure side of an airport. Local cops. TSA. Air Marshals. Customs officers. FBI.
At the Bradley International Airport Saturday evening, D’Angelo Grilled Sandwiches ran out of bread. The employee who was working at the time of the shortage, a Black woman, told Barnett all she could do for him at that point was offer him a wrap instead, the report says. Rather than accept the circumstances, police say Barnett began cursing, making threats and throwing racial slurs at the employee.
Seems likely that the Big Mac the cops stopped to buy for him on the way to jail had bread.
Helpful to keep this discussion on class, gentrification, and the city government under Black leadership in mind:
Another article in that series…
The Colfax massacre happened on Easter morning 150 years ago. Finally the state of Louisiana is beginning to describe it honestly for the first time.
A new memorial was placed yesterday. No matter how late it is in coming, it’s an important step
This was the official state marker for 71 years (put up in 1950):
More national and international news…
Damn, at least two kinds of wrong (2 white men first, and “men” versus “negroes”). Ugh.
And “carpetbag misrule”? That would be funny if it weren’t so scurrilous.
No doubt you were way more diplomatic than I could ever be.
I might’ve puked on her/his/their shoes.
Hmmm, holding my arm up to my screen here, I’m somewhere on that middle row but more yellowish.
Oh, no! I’m a radical militant…guess I’ll be completely militant with fanatical leanings by the end of the summer.