We keep hearing about people being shot by police. Usually we hear about these shootings because the person shot was black, and the immediate response by the civil rights people and press is that he was shot because he was black. This does happen. Yes, there are "some" cops who will shoot just because the suspect is black.… Continue reading Cops : what do we pay them for?
I am starting this entry on Tuesday the 14th of June. As you will know by now, over 50 people where killed Sunday morning at the Pulse night club in Orlando Fla. The nightclub in question is a hangout for the LGBT set. I am not going into the legitimacy of the gay community, I… Continue reading They Walk among us..
but it seems you have more problems than just racism. In the Baltimore death of Freddie Gray it would appear that the operative words are "race to judgment". As of today there are a number of question that need to be answered.. Freddie Gray was arrested on Apr. 12 by three bike patrol officers, in… Continue reading I am sorry Baltimore..
Not long after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings some http://gty.im/512074573 people started saying we needed to place armed security officers at our schools.. That is a good question.. Should we spend the money to place officers on patrol in a school on the chance they might be in the right place to intervene when… Continue reading Protecting Our Children…
A while back I saw an article, I did not have a chance then to look more closely at it, about how the Florida Legislature was sending a bill to Governor Scott that would authorize the use of "Warning Shot" in the state code dealing with use of force. My first thought was "what are they, stupid?"… Continue reading Warning Shots? Ha..