“The racists are coming! The racists are coming!” Five blacks gunned down in Tulsa by two white men, and police are wondering whether it’s a hate crime. An unarmed black teen Kendrec McDade, is shot by police in Pasadena. A civil rights investigation may be conducted. During what was suppose to be a routine stop in 2005, police officer Howard Morgan, who was shot 28 times by fellow police, is recently convicted of attempted murder; When he identified himself as a fellow officer, the shooters didn’t believe him. Neo Nazis now patrol Sanford FL in anticipation of a race riot. Guns and ammo sales are booming. Is America showing its true colors? Do you think the boiling of racist unrest is overflowing the melting pot? If yes, what should we do about it? Take the poll.
- ‘Premature’ To Call Tulsa Shootings Hate Crimes (npr.org)
- Police spokesman say they will not label Tulsa shootings as ‘racist hate crime’ (itv.com)
- The History of the Hoodie (rollingstone.com)