Category Archives: Justice

The entire threatening of Chicago…..

Looked Twitter and saw that MSNBC was going to send Chris Hayes to Chicago for a townhall on violence. WHY? Chicago isn’t #1 on the violence in the USA. It’s simply not. Not even in the top 10 of most … Continue reading

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Neil Gorsuch | Trump pick for Supreme Court Justice

Nope, NOPE, NOPETY NOPE! A Scalia robot. Democrats better filibuster this dude. Former President deserved the right to pick Merrick Garland and receive an no or ye vote. The GOP NEVER even considered or allowed Merrick to come forward for … Continue reading

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Oh, And About That Threat of Sending the National Guard to Chicago

I will post this Twitter feed: Mikki Kendall Verified account ‏@Karnythia Trump is going to use Chicago to test drive a plan to break cities with military force. They’re going to try to normalize racist violence. Mikki Kendall Verified account … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy, Justice, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police violence, Politics, Racial Bias, racial hate, Racial Oppression, racial terror | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Tuesday Open Thread | Where We Are….

From the Los Angeles Times: Americans who voted against Trump are feeling unprecedented dread and despair Dread of the Trump presidency is weighing on many American families. Dec 21, 2016 I have never seen anything quite like the grief being … Continue reading

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#DylannRoof Death Penalty Trial

CHARLESTON, S.C. — She recalled watching the young white man stroll into Bible study, thinking he just wanted to seek the word of God. He was handed a Bible and a worksheet about that Wednesday night’s lesson, the parable of … Continue reading

Posted in Black Lives Matter, crime, Criminal Justice, Current Events, Department of Justice, Domestic Terrorism, Hate Crime, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, JusticeForEmanuel 9, Murder, News, Open Thread, racial hate, racial terror, Racism, Violence, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 213 Comments

The Nightmare Begins: Senator Sessions for Attorney General?

I have always had an interest in historical fiction. I especially like reading fiction about Black people during the Civil War and Reconstruction. Putting myself in their shoes – these people, who had just been freed from slavery, believing that … Continue reading

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#RayTensing Trial | Verdict Watch

CINCINNATI — After learning that the jury in Ray Tensing’s murder trial was not close to a verdict Wednesday, Judge Megan Shanahan sequestered them overnight. Deliberations resumed at Thursday around 8:45 a.m., and a verdict could very well follow. The … Continue reading

Posted in Black Lives Matter, crime, Current Events, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, JusticeForSamDuBose, Murder, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police violence, Racial Oppression, Racial Profiling, racial terror, Racism, Violence, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 238 Comments