Today is a sad day in America. It is a day when lax childish gun laws intersected with a legitimate peaceful protest where police officers got killed.
Police continue to kill people of color at disproportionate levels because they are implicitly the alter ego of the country with the power to execute.
Donald Trump is messing with fire with the hate he is spewing and the following he is attracting. This young man’s bad act is but an expected outcome.
Absent cameras this would be yet another life destroyed by a lying police officer who falsely claimed the an innocent man pointed a gun at him.
Many think it is unwarranted paranoia when certain groups in society distrust the police. This incident is not the exception it simply got documented.
Some will simply see this as a pleasant stop. Those of us who live it day in and day out recognize it for what it is, obscene irrational profiling.
This arrest after a chase near Houston Texas is the behavior we should expect of police all of the times. Kudos for a job well done.
This story explains the moment the light bulb went on for me regarding people of color and their interactions with police.
It is our peers in our society who continuously give bad police the benefit of the doubt and set them free to continue their bad deeds.
Embattled McKinney police officer Eric Casebolt’s attorney offered a rather bizarre defense for his brutal attack on a teenage girl at a pool party.