A heartbreaking story below from Noelle Phillips in the Denver Post underlines the importance of Black Lives Matter!(h/t Brother Jeff) Why did the police “need” to shoot unarmed people (a big question for all of these murders)?
Why did an ordinary 17 year old girl, kind and acting out some, trying to figure out being transgender in an often unkind society, get shot in the head for being at the wheel of a stolen vehicle?
Why are there not legally enforced or even customary police rules to prevent such firing (there were 5 other people in the car..); if a cop kills a driver, the car may move…
Yes, there are lot of guns in America, and the US leads the industrial countries, including Russia, in police murders.See police killings: US 458, , England and Japan 0 here. But the routine police use of guns leads the way (as well as the absence of police and judicial interest – extreme corruption revealing again the importance of Black Lives Matter! – in solving gang murders of young people).
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