There is literally no more cooperating that could have been done. He was laying down with hands up and talking to the police to let them know there is no weapon and he still gets shot? On top of that, he was put into hand cuffs before police examined the wounds to assess what level of medical attention was needed. Black men are truly an endangered species in America.
CBS News) SANFORD, Fla. – A judge granted bail for George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer charged with killing Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, but would not allow his release Friday, citing further discussions needed about the terms, including whether or not he would be allowed out of state. Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester also …View full post
A University of Florida professor recently published an article in “Law and History Review” from Cambridge Journals, which asserts that the racist and oppressive history of police officers in New Orleans have many Blacks viewing cops as “killers behind the badge.” The research was done using police and newspaper reports between the 20-year time period, …View full post
Tiyon Williams stated after seeing Baltimore Police Officers throw his friend to the ground he became scared and ran. Tiyon Williams who was just exiting a neighborhood store ran away from the incident after he saw police approach his friend. Williams says he surrendered putting his hand up in the air when police slammed him to …View full post
In their mind I guess all black men look suspicious because that seems to be the most recurring reason they give for killing one of us. He was a suspicious character.View full post
First the officers should have taken into consideration of the kids being in the back seat before breaking the window in front of them. There was no need for the police to proceed aggressively, considering the driver and the passenger gave them their information. Also in my opinion there was no need for the passengers …View full post
The majority of police across the country treat black men as criminals first, which further gives us the feeling of not being equivalent to white men as American citizens in this country. True talk, I don’t believe if Michael Brown was a white boy in a white community he would have been killed. There was no justified reason for …View full post
I notice a lot a white Americans are upset that black Americans are speaking out against injustice and inequality in America. My advice to those white people is to help us fight for equality to change the inequities. If it doesn’t exist then white America won’t have to hear us talk about it anymore.
Girlfriend Of Philando Castile Who Was Fatally Shot By Minnesota Police Speaks Out! “He Was Never A Bad Man”
True sister soldier to have the composure she demonstrated while being confronted with a gun in her face as her fiance sits dying beside her. To have the presence of mind in recalling and articulating the detailed account of what was witnessed and experienced firsthand and sound judgement to live stream the aftermath of the incident is one of the realist examples of putting on for the unjust treatment of black people in America.
It’s sad enough that his family lost someone that they love but what’s making it even worse is that she is having to defend his character when it’s irrelevant to him being murdered by these police officers. This is a case that could have been easily deescalated by having a conversation before tackling and restraining him. He was not given an opportunity to even inquiry about why he was being approach.
Race Debate? What The Sentences For These 2 College Athletes Convicted Of Rape Say About Our Broken Justice System!
Truth … The majority of the legal system is controlled and was built by old white males. When in a position of judicial power they only see the accused black boy as a criminal versus when they see a white boy who is their mirror reflection. They are more likely to be more lenient because selfishly, in their subconscious, they view them as themselves. Real talk, nothing new about the inequity of black men in America’s judicial system. Time to be on some new shit. FUCK THE SAME.
Its sad to hear but true when the black girl being interviewed expressed her concerns of having a black son in the near future while police continuing to kill unarmed black males across the country.