Day: May 15, 2020

Sitting home while black is getting us killed by the police

  Here are three examples   By Frederick H. Lowe BlackmansStreet.Today Ahmaud Arbery was shot to death running while black, but a disturbing number of African Americans have been shot to death by police while sitting home. The police deadly shooting of Breonna Taylor in her Louisville, Kentucky, is an example. Her death is part of a disturbing pattern of[Read More…]

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Vote will be held to disband police department that botched the arrest of the murderers of Ahmaud Arbery

A Republican Georgia state senator has introduced a nonbinding referendum that could lead to the abolition of the Glynn County Police Department, which botched the arrest of a father and son who murdered Ahmaud Arbery as he jogged through a neighborhood on February 23. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation last week arrested Gregory Michael, 64, and Travis McMichael, 34, charging[Read More…]