The data shows that black lives matter in the world of policing, we are its traditional focus, its funding bonanza, the propertied threat that must be managed, tamed, terrorized and exterminated. Perhaps, the question isn’t about the value of black lives, but the costs of anti-black violence? What if there were uniform, enforced and grave consequences to the negatively affecting the quality of black lives? Employing imaginative reconstruction, wonder with me, what the world might be like if police and prosecutors were retooled to serve and protect black people, black lives, black property and black interests?
At some point we must realize that war is simply a state-sanctioned, license to engage in mass murder and acts of economic, psychological, sexual, political, lethal and cultural terror and…
In numerous interviews, Karen Sharpe, the mother of North Charleston Police Officer Michael Slager, has revealed that she refuses to watch the video of her son killing Walter Scott on…
The video below tells much of the tale. However, additional information about the episode is available at The Griot. This situation did not have to end the way it did. The…