A Black couple at a restaurant in suburban Detroit was called the N-word, and a Black woman said a server threw a drink after refusing to seat her at the bar, all while the restaurant staff did nothing. Jerrick Jeffersontold local station WJBK that a manager did nothing after a fellow customer hurled the slur at … Continue reading Angry customer says Detroit-area restaurant served him nothing but racism — theGrio
Mayor Pete Buttigieg stood before newly sworn police officers to welcome them to the city’s ranks, just as he has more than a dozen times since taking office. But this time he was a Democratic candidate for president, speaking days after a white officer fatally shot a black man the officer said was armed with … Continue reading Police shooting of Black man poses Pete Buttigieg’s biggest 2020 challenge yet — Nappy News
A Florida police officer has been fired after online video of him roughing up a Black teen during a heated confrontation in the Tampa suburb of Largo. On Tuesday, the Largo Police Department announced the termination of officer Brian Livernois after an internal investigation found he violated department policy, the Tampa Bay Times reported. https://nappynewz.com/2019/06/22/you-want-to-f-k-around-with-me-florida-officer-fired-after-video-of-him-grabbing-black-teen-by-the-neck/
Joe Biden has an old Democrat problem. After relentless flip-flopping; blowing in the wind on topics from abortion, to Iraq, to immigration, to integrating schools – Biden has finally chosen a hill to die on; bragging about working with segregationist Democrat Senators, James Eastland (D-Miss.) and Herman Talmadge (D-Ga.), in order to “get things done.” https://nationandstate.com/2019/06/20/biden-doubles-down-after-reminding-everyone-democrats-owned-slaves/
(PHILADELPHIA) — Police Commissioner Richard Ross says 72 Philadelphia police officers have been placed on administrative duty amid an initial investigation into a national group’s accusation of officers in at least five states posting racist and anti-Muslim comments on social media. https://time.com/5610923/philadelphia-72-cops-racist-social-media/ Surprise! Not!
*Ta-Nehisi Coates sent a line-drive straight at turkey neck Mitch McConnell (R-KY), the Senate Majority Leader, also known as the “Grim Reaper.” Coates’ action directed at McConnell came during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on reparations for slavery. Coates got right down to business from jump when he responded directly to McConnell’s claim that the government should not … Continue reading Ta-Nehisi Coates Gives ‘Grim Reaper’ Mitch McConnell Epic Lesson on Reparations – WATCH — EURweb
An extensive report by a former police officer has absolved California police officers of any wrongdoing in a police shooting, concluding that it was reasonable for multiple officers to open fire on a man as he slept in his car. As previously reported, on Feb. 9, a Vallejo, Calif., Taco Bell employee called 911 and informed … Continue reading ‘Expert’ Says It Was ‘Reasonable’ For Cops To Shoot And Kill Man Sleeping In His Car [Video] — Black America Web