Anyone who either knows me or has read any of my blog pieces know how I lean when it comes to police brutality. For one thing, I’m always preaching a component of self-improvement in the black community saying that for substantive change in law enforcement, we must also turn a critical eye on ourselves. It’s a question of forestalling bad behavior with our own good behavior.
The other thing I propagandize is that blacks may appear to be the “chosen” targets at present but that doesn’t prevent law enforcement from, shall we call it branching out to other harder demographics. I always quip that this traveling cop show of death is coming to a town near you real soon. I hate it when I’m right but I got to tell you, the show touched down in South Carolina recently. Continue reading