What Makez Police Killingz of Black Men Invisible

Moorbey'z Blog

The fact that Walter Scott was killed on the 47th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s assassination makes stark the distinction between the reality of the post-civil rights era and pretensions to a post-racial era. The slogan of the day, born from a Twitter hashtag, is Blacklivesmatter. That says a lot. the issue of the sanctity of black life has still not been settled.
by Gary Younge, Andrew Jerell Jones
White Guilt Won’t Fix America’s Race Problem. Only Justice and Equality Will
Gary Younge
The Guardian

On 26 November 2007 Brandon Moore, an unarmed 16-year-old, was shot in the back while running away from a security guard in Detroit. The guard made it look like sport. “[He] put one arm on top of the other arm and started aiming at us,” Brandon’s…

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