he has a troll posting with the same name as him, with wildly different views on the world ^^
NBC News obtained Scott’s autopsy, which labeled a collapsed lung as the cause of his death. The autopsy said that the police response didn’t result in “fatal trauma” and instead listed physical restraint, methamphetamine use, asthma, emphysema and heart disease as the leading factors in Scott’s death. The… Read more
Someone is going to get shot and killed by the police and President Trump will say they deserved to die.
There was a story in the Washington Post a couple of days ago about ‘good cops’ intervening when bad cops are doing bad. There was a story about a NYPD cop (I think) that had someone in a chokehold, and another cop physically intervened to save the suspect’s life. She (the cop who intervened) got fired. Read more
So this whole discussion about good cops/bad cops makes me wonder... I’ve seen so many videos of cops being bad. And while a lot of people will say there are videos of cops being good (kneeling with protesters, helping someone, etc...) what I very specifically want to see are videos of good cops, stopping bad cops… Read more
You are giving them a latitude of which I would not be humanly capable. I’m alone in my apartment and merely reflecting on conversations I have had with co-workers over the past week feels like enough to give me a stroke. I appreciate your demonstrating a humanity which I myself feel unable to experience at the… Read more
I’ve spent a few evenings watching a white journalist reporting from Portland, OR, saw him teargassed a few times but it never had me worried for his safety. Last night I saw Michael Harriot’s tweet that he’d been arrested, and I was more worried about a stranger than I’ve ever been. It was a relief to see… Read more
My dad said the same bullshit about disrespecting the flag and I told him straight up, “ your dad faught in WWII so people like Kaepernick could do the very thing you’re condemning: fighting facism.”