“For this reason, and as King argued, advancing racial equality and renewing U.S. democracy go hand in hand,” authors of the study concluded.
After Rikia was dragged from her car and beaten, her toddler was taken away for several hours and photographed for social media purposes by the city’s police department.
The complaint alleges that out of the 106 people arrested by the task force, 105 were Black, 1 was Latino, and 0 were White.
Haubert’s body camera footage shows the man on the ground repeatedly pleading with the officer, “you’re killing me.”
Jackson told investigators that he didn’t go to internal affairs because he didn’t want to be labeled a snitch by his fellow officers, “Like, if you tell on somebody, you’re deemed a snitch.”
A woman’s distraught voice can be heard in the background of the video saying: “Are you f***ing serious? For no reason!”
Protesters closed the Home Depot and demanded surveillance footage of the fatal shooting, but the national news barely covered Henderson’s death.
“That’s my daughter!” he shouts at the officers. “Put her in my hand, bro! Y’all are disrespectful!”
One was outed as an unabashedly racist cop who feds say would randomly point his gun at Black passers-by “just to enjoy the look on their faces”.
Griggers “expressed viewpoints consistent with racially motivated violent extremism, including the use of racial slurs…”