Will Cop See Justice First For Shoplifting, or For Shooting Unarmed Black Motorist?
Openly black motorists got a bit of good news this week when Steven Hildreth Jr.explained to the world that since he made it through a traffic stop without being murdered by cops, that whole #BlackLivesMatter thing was a mess of bunk. As long as you're polite and respectful and ...read more
If Ohio Allows Citizens To Openly Carry Guns, Why Was Tamir Rice Killed?
The killing of 12 year-old Tamir Rice has become the latest in a string of police killings of unarmed black men and boys, and a focal point of activists and reporters in the wake of the grand jury decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown. Last ...read more
Video Shows Cops Pistol-Whipping Unarmed Surrendering 16 Year-Old Kahreem Tribble
The Summer of Ferguson has, if nothing else, provided White America with a mountain of evidence that black America really is being terrorized by police brutality, and this week, another bit of that evidence surfaced. Surveillance video obtained by DNAinfo New York shows the tail ...read more
Black Man Obeys White Police Officer, So Obviously He Gets Shot
On the same day prosecutors released surveillance video of John Crawford III being shot dead for allegedly failing to "obey police commands," authorities in South Carolina released dash-cam video of a 35 year-old black man being shot by a cop for obeying police commands to the ...read more
No Indictment Of Cops In Walmart Shooting As Surveillance Video Shows Killing of John Crawford
After refusing to do so for weeks, prosecutors released the surveillance video showing the police shooting and killing John Crawford III in an Ohio Walmart, just in time for the police officers involved to avoid a criminal indictment for the shooting. On August 5, the 23 ...read more
Police Don't Shoot And Kill Violent White Man At Walmart
For those following the story of John Crawford III, the Ohio man who was shot to death by police while holding a toy gun in a Walmart store earlier this month, an incident at a South Carolina Walmart provides a stark study in contrasts. Crawford was unarmed, save the air rifle ...read more
Believe It Or Not, Fox News Was the First Cable Network To Cover Police Shooting Of An Unarmed Black Man
Over the past several days, the August 5 shooting of John Crawford III by police at a Beavercreek, Ohio Walmart has gotten stepped-up attention on MSNBC due to new developments in the case, but incredibly Fox News was actually the first cable news network to cover it. The 23 ...read more