Man fatally shot by police had sued department for excessive force after viral dash cam arrest

The man shot and killed by police this week after pointing a gun at an officer sued police four years ago for excessive use of force.

Police identified the man on Friday as 24-year-old Cortez Bufford. Continue reading

Mass Shootings Are Connected to America’s Legacy of Anti-Indigenous Violence

There have so far been more mass shootings in the U.S. in 2019 than days of the year. According to the Gun Violence Archive (GVA), there were 381 mass shootings as of November 29, the 333rd day of the year. While the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) doesn’t have a formal definition for mass shooting, the GVA defines it as any incident in which four or more people are shot or killed at one time, not counting the shooter. Continue reading

Carbondale police shootout with Black Panthers 43 years ago

I personally didn’t know about this….

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) – The date was November 12, 1970, the time was very tense with racial issues raging throughout southern Illinois.

At the intersection of 401 North Washington and Evergreen in the early morning hours 43 years ago Tuesday, those tensions erupted in gunfire. Continue reading

Nearly All Of Mexico’s Gun Violence Is Committed With Illegal Firearms Coming From U.S., Officials Say

Like duh! …and water is wet…

American and Mexican law enforcement officials say nearly all of the gun violence in Mexico is fueled by the illicit import and sale of U.S. firearms.

The underground trade of weapons to Mexico is worth hundreds of millions of dollars annually—with American guns used to kill tens of thousands of Mexicans each year. Continue reading

Illinois Cop Shoots Unarmed Black 12-Year-Old in Bed With His Hands Up in Botched Raid, Then Blatantly Tries to Cover It Up

Welcome to Crook County….

A gang of SWAT officers “terrorized” innocent children when they barged into a Chicago home during a predawn raid and shot an unarmed 12-year-old sitting in bed with his hands up, an Illinois mother’s lawsuit alleges. Continue reading

24 year old unarmed black man shot more than 30 times. no media coverage.

I know I didn’t hear shit about this until now…

On June 6th, Ryan Twyman, a 24 year old black man and a father of 3 who was reportedly unarmed, was shot 37 times by an L.A County Sheriff’s deputy. There has been no media coverage. Continue reading

Video: Black Man Confronts Judge Who Was Too Lenient on White Nationalist While His Nephew Didn’t Receive the Same Privilege 

It’s all about the complexion for protection…

A Black Vermont man lambasted a judge this week for ignoring requests to impose bail on a self-described white nationalist who violated a court order by allegedly purchasing a handgun. Continue reading

US Police Have Killed Over 1,200% More Citizens Than Mass Shooters Since 2015

The real terrorists and the biggest gang in AmeriKKKa….

Tragically, in America, mass shootings — in which murdering psychopaths go on rampages in public spaces — have claimed the lives of 339 people since 2015. While this number is certainly shocking and far too high, during this same time frame, police in America have claimed the lives of 4,355 citizens. Continue reading

Clayton County Road Rage ‘Murder’: Hannah Payne Charged In Killing

This should be a learning lesson.. we are at war whether we like it or not…

The Clayton County Police Department did not immediately confirm the race of Kenneth Herring, a 62-year-old who was reportedly involved in a hit-and-run collision before Hannah Payne shot him. However, the TopStyleToday website provided a photo it was said was of Herring, showing that he was a Black man. Continue reading

Prosecutors Say Officer Was Justified in Killing Black Man During Traffic Stop

Charles Starks, the police officer who killed Bradley Blackshire, a Black man from Arkansas, by firing 15 shots into the car he was driving, will not face charges in connection to the shooting. Prosecutors say the officer’s use of lethal force was justified because he feared for his life. Continue reading