IN OTHER NEWS: AL SHARPTON POSED A DISCUSSION QUESTION ON HIS RADIO SHOW, “SHOULD THERE BE AGE LIMITS ON THE USE OF FIREARMS?”. HE ASKED THIS QUESTION BASED ON A REPORT OF A 9 YEAR OLD GIRL SHOOTING HER INSTRUCTOR WITH A FULLY AUTOMATIC UZI. READ STORY HERE
Dorian Johnson, the primary witness to the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, has an outstanding warrant for a 2011 theft in Jefferson City and pleaded guilty for filing a false police report related to…READ
Police: Man Robbed And Stabbed By Group Of Teenagers In Baltimore City – MEDIA SILENT IN BLACK ON WHITE ATTACK…READ
“This has to stop. I don’t want anybody to get hurt. We have to find a way to stop this,” said Johnson, an African-American who grew up in the area and who took over security efforts after the mostly white local force was accused of using excessive force against blacks.”
The violence has captured headlines around the world, raising questions about the state of U.S. race relations.
FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) – U.S. police said early on Tuesday they came under heavy gunfire and arrested 31 people during another night of racially charged protests in Ferguson, Missouri, sparked by…READ
Ban on low-flying aircraft over Ferguson extended…READ
Feruguson Youth Michael Brown Expressed Hatred for Whites in Violent Rap Lyrics
PHILLYCRIMENEWS — IN VIOLENT RAP LYRICS RELEASED ON THE WEB AFTER HIS DEATH, MICHAEL BROWN EXPRESSED A HATRED FOR WHITE PEOPLE WRITING THAT THE ONLY WHITE MEN HE LIKED WERE “THE ONES SHOWN ON HIS MONEY”. HIS SONGS WERE FAIRLY TYPICAL OF AFRICAN AMERICAN RAP MUSIC, DETAILING HIS PROPENSITY FOR, AND LOVE OF DRUGS AND VIOLENCE INCLUDING MURDER. THE MEDICAL EXAMINER FOUND DURING AUTOPSY THAT BROWN WAS ON DRUGS WHEN HE ATTACKED OFFICER DARREN WILSON WHO HAD ASKED HIM TO MOVE TO THE SIDEWALK WHEN HE AND A FRIEND WERE OBSTRUCTING TRAFFIC. BROWN CURSED HIM OUT AND REFUSED TO MOVE AND THEN PUNCHED THE OFFICER IN THE FACE BREAKING HIS EYE SOCKET. THE OFFICER MAY LOSE THE EYE. BROWN THEN ATTEMPTED TO FLEE BUT SUDDENLY DOUBLED BACK AND CHARGED THE OFFICER WHO FIRED ON THE SUSPECT IN SELF – DEFENSE KILLING HIM. BROWN STILL HAD IN HIS POSSESSION A $50.00 CARTON OF CIGARS WHICH HE HAD JUST STOLEN IN A STORE ROBBERY AFTER CHOKING AND THREATENING THE CLERK. AFRICAN AMERICAN YOUTH USE THESE CIGARS TO SMOKE MARIJUANA AFTER OPENING THEM AND EMPTYING OUT THE TOBACCO. THEY ARE CALLED “BLUNTS”.
FRENCH QUARTER BUSINESSES AND RESIDENTS CALL FOR PRIVATE SECURITY PATROLS AFTER SEVERAL HIGH PROFILE ATTACKS AND ROBBERIES BY AFRICAN AMERICANS…READ
POLICE SOURCES SAY MORE THAN A DOZEN WITNESSES HAVE CONFIRMED POLICE OFFICER DARREN WILSON’S VERSION OF MICHAEL BROWN SHOOTING…READ
PHILLYCRIMENEWS — ACCORDING TO THE CHIEF MEDICAL EXIMINER, THE AFRICAN AMERICAN YOUTH SHOT BY A POLICE OFFICER WHILE ATTEMPTING TO GRAB HIS FIREARM WAS HIGH ON MARIJUANA WHEN HE ATTACKED THE OFFICER. THIS COMES AFTER THE REVELATION THAT MICHAEL BROWN WAS SHOT FROM THE FRONT AS HE “BUMRUSHED” THE OFFICER AND HIT HIM IN THE FACE BREAKING HIS EYE SOCKET. THIS INFORMATION CONTRADICTS ALL WITNESS TESTIMONY SO FAR WHICH SAID HE WAS RUNNING AWAY. ANOTHER WITNESS STATED ON VIDEO THAT BROWN TRIED TO RUN BUT THEN TURNED AROUND AND CHARGED AT THE OFFICER YELLING “YOU WON’T SHOOT ME”. THE OFFICER HAD STATED TO INVESTIGATORS THAT BROWN LOOKED LIKE HE WAS HIGH ON DRUGS AND THE CORONER’S REPORT SEEMS TO CONFIRM THAT. BROWN HAD ROBBED A STORE AND ASSAULTED A CLERK JUST BEFORE HIS CONFRONTATION WITH POLICE.
Ferguson Curfew Lifted as National Guard Set to Arrive
(FERGUSON, Mo.) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Monday that the curfew imposed on the violence-racked town of Ferguson would be lifted Monday night and the National Guard sent to Ferguson will be “limited” to protecting the town’s command center. Nixon signed an executive order Monday morning deploying…READ
Seven Killed, 29 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Over Weekend…READ
Year’s 1st human case of West Nile reported in Illinois…READ