Tag Archives: Ferguson

The Email

by Jack Email from a friend: To call the quagmire in our government a swamp does a disservice to swamps. What we have is a cesspit of venomous vipers that are willing to take down the presidency and the country … Continue reading

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Overcoming Racial Hatred

by Jack Do you think one’s color has anything to do with bias in opinions, attitude and actions?   Sure, of course it does, but it’s a learned condition.  If it can be learned, it can be changed and neutralized.  But, … Continue reading

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Speaking Bluntly About the Murders of Police

by Jack The problem of cop shooters deserves our full attention because we can’t let this injustice continue, the risks are too great. When Joseph Wambaugh wrote about the “Thin Blue Line” being our last line of defense, he wasn’t … Continue reading

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American Cops, Ghettos and the Permanent Underclass

by Jack A Sheriff speaks on Baltimore’s rioting and I’m paraphrasing what I heard last night: “Here’s what has to happen, you have to eradicate the American ghetto. This means you have to shrink the size of the underclass. We … Continue reading

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Obama Blocks Surplus Military Equipment to Police

Posted by Jack WASHINGTON — In an unexpected move, President Barack Obama on Monday will ban the federal government from providing certain military equipment to police departments. Effective immediately, the government will no longer provide local law enforcement with armored … Continue reading

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Is the Ferguson Police Dept. Racist?

by Jack It’s been recently reported that blacks are overrepresented in traffic stops and arrests in Ferguson, Mo, where 2/3rds of the city population are Black, but Blacks represent nearly 85% of Ferguson traffic stops and 93% criminal arrests.  (see graph … Continue reading

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Another Shooting Leads to Confrontations and Protesting

by Jack The recent brutal murder of two Brooklyn police officers, Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, is a national tragedy because it was caused by a systemic , and to some degree an institutionalized, form of bigotry. The gunman, who … Continue reading

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ABOUT BLACK HOMICIDES BY POLICE

Posted by Jack The following are for the years 2003, 2004 and 2005, however the sampling of years reflects a consistent number over a give period of time.  The study said, “States reported more than 2,000 arrest-related deaths from 2003 through 2005 … Continue reading

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Questions for President Obama

by Jack Dear Mr. President, In 2014 you sent three White House representatives to express your condolences to the family of Michael Brown, a person you didn’t know.  A person who had just committed a strong arm robbery in a store … Continue reading

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Ferguson the Day After Rioting

by Jack Why were the police told not to stop the looting? The verdict was read, but in the minds of many it was meaningless. They had an agenda and it was about to be fulfilled, they only need the … Continue reading

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