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Is Police Brutality Really A Race Issue?

Since the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis was caught on camera, we have seen worldwide hysteria blaming the tragedy on something called racism, systemic racism, or institutional racism. George Floyd was of course black while the man with the boot on his neck was white. So that makes the incident racial? Here are two…

WATCH: Alabama Coach Nick Saban Joins Players for Black Lives Matter Message

University of Alabama coach Nick Saban joined his players for a video pushing the Black Lives Matter message on Thursday. “In this moment in history, we can’t be silent,” they say in the video. Along with Saban, the video features offensive tackle Alex Leatherwood — who wrote the script for the video –along with QB…

Three Black Police Veterans Sound Off On Race, Police Brutality And Black Lives Matter

Three Black police force veterans sounded off on the current divide between police and the African-American community during a Thursday night “The Story with Martha MacCallum” segment. Rodney Parks, Brandon Tatum and Doug Barrett, all longtime police force veterans, joined Fox News host Martha MacCallum to react to the contention put forth by a Black…

Fulton County DA: Case Against Former Officer Who Shot Rayshard Brooks ‘Has Very Little...

June 23, 2020 10:46 PM ET Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard told “Cuomo Prime Time” Tuesday that the case against the former Atlanta police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks “has very little to do with a taser.” Former Atlanta police officer Garrett Rolfe faces felony murder charges after firing the shots that killed Brooks,…

Debate Rages On Police Reform, Role Of Police Unions In Wake Of Floyd’s Death

Contracts between police unions and cities often give officers under criminal investigation special privileges, said David Guenthner of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. Law enforcement bill of rights and expungement are examples of provisions that protect police officers when they are under investigation, according to Trevor Burrus of the Cato Institute. Certain provisions like…

Atlanta Police Chief Resigns After Suspect Shot During Struggle

June 13, 2020 10:02 PM ET Atlanta police shot a man in a Wendy’s parking lot Friday evening after he resisted arrest, leading to Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields resigning on Saturday. Rayshard Brooks, 27, was reported to police for falling asleep in a car while in a drive-thru lane. According to Georgia authorities, he…

Co-worker Recants Story that Derek Chauvin and George Floyd Had History of Conflict

On Wednesday, David Pinney took back his account of the prior relationship between George Floyd and the Minneapolis Police officer who killed him. After claiming Derek Chauvin and George Floyd “bumped heads” when they worked together at a nightclub years ago, former co-worker David Pinney has changed his tune. Pinney worked with both men at…

RT: There may not be any American police left to defund [Video]

After more than 27 years in the force, I’ve had enough. These protests and riots are the final straw. The nasty words we get called all the time have now turned into rocks, bottles and gunfire. It’s over, America: we are leaving. This is the hardest thing I have written. I grew up in a…

Samuel Jackson: BLM Protests Are ‘Labor Pains’ of Systemic Change ‘About to Happen’

Monday on CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360,” actor and civil rights activist Samuel Jackson called the nationwide Black Lives Matter protests the “labor pains” of systemic change. Jackson said, “I’m energized watching them do it. I wish I wasn’t in this high-risk area of COVID, or I would be out there with them joining in if…

Kamala Harris: ‘Outdated,’ ‘Backwards’ to Think More Police Create More Safety

Monday on MSNBC’s “All In,” Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) said it was “outdated, and it is actually wrong and backward to think that more police officers will create more safety,” while discussing police reform in light of the death of George Floyd. Harris said, “We have to reimagine what safety and public safety in America,…
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