Nineteen-sixty-four was a tumultuous year in America. Though the Nifty Fifties had passed on but a mere five years before, the idyllic American life was spinning out of control. 599 more words
Here is a link to the Freedom Riders (2010).
In light of the recent protests in Ferguson, it prompted me to analyze the situations again. I’m not saying I am anywhere near a medical expert or have formal law training, I am just observing what I see in video and what I read in news articles. 1,376 more words
On July 19, 2015 Samuel DuBose was shot in the head point blank range by a University of Cincinnati police officer during a routine traffic stop. 123 more words
12 year old Tamir Rice was shot dead by a Cleveland officer in November. The footage if the shooting shows the officer shooting Rice within seconds of pulling up on him in the police car. 156 more words
I said I wouldn’t do it. I wouldn’t watch one more video of a black person being murdered by the police, but today while I was reading an article the video was embedded in the article and of course I clicked on it. 747 more words