Tag: justice

Why We Kneel

This past weekend, hundreds of NFL players, mostly African-Americans participated in demonstrations against the national anthem.  Or were they participating in demonstrations in light of President Trump’s comment’s? Early Friday, Trump stated those that kneel should be fired and NFL owners should “get those sons of bitches off the field.” None of the above is the correct reason and many Americans seem to misunderstand nor want to empathize why players…

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Alton Sterling Case Decision

Last year, a viral video of officers shooting and killing Alton Sterling sparked protest nationwide. Some of the protest became very violent as citizens petitioned for justice. The controversy that had been sparked from the video was focused on if Sterling’s rights had been violated or not. In the video, two officers were arguably detaining Sterling beneath a…

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