Archive for July 7, 2016

Innocent until proven guilty? The presumption doesn’t seem to apply when the police are the shooters, does it?

Perspective on Police Shootings Culture Beat · Jul. 7, 2016 Two white Baton Rouge police officers shot and killed a black man, and the predictable outrage ensued. Video of the Tuesday incident emerged, showing Alton Sterling being wrestled to the ground and then shot multiple times in the chest while pinned by police. But as […]

Governor goofy caves before the facts are known.

Minnesota Governor Calls for Federal Investigation Into Philando Castile’s Death as ‘Black Lives Matter’ Protests Erupt Jul. 7, 2016 2:11pm Kate Scanlon Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (D) officially called for a federal investigation into the death of Philando Castile, a Minnesota man killed by police during a traffic stop Wednesday, as “Black Lives Matter” protests […]