Tag Archives: Black-on-black crime

Podcast – Candor

Until black folk love themselves
like white folk love themselves,
there will be no change.

Candor

Related: FBI – UCR – Table 21
Related blog post: Someone stole my tablet.
Related blog post: Many problems, one solution
Related: The Endless Fall of Suge Knight

Music: George Benson, “The Greatest Love of All”

Podcast – The murder of Destiny Harrison

#COGURBAP

The Murder of Destiny Harrison

The Police, “Every Breath You Take”

Link: D.L. Hughley says …
Link: 50% of murder victims
Link: Carl Stokes re: “thug”

 

 

Arnesha Bowers update

2016-11-10 – 2 plead guilty in rape, killing of 16-year-old Baltimore girl
2016-11-29 – Testimony Played Again in Teenager’s Case of Arnesha Bowers’ Murder
2016-12-02 – Jury returns partial verdict in Raeshawn Rivers trial
2016-12-05 – After Split Jury, Teen Accused In Bowers Murder To Be Retried In March

I continue to be scandalized over what I perceive as a lack of outrage, as indifference, in the community over this crime.

Previous posts:
– 2015-06-22 – Burglars rape, murder, burn high school junior
– 2016-04-04 – Names with issues; issues with names

Are blacks more violent?

Confronting the myth that “black culture” is responsible for violent crime in America

Friday, September 2, 2016

On the one hand, I am strongly tempted to include this one in my list of “biased headlines.”

On the other hand, whether or not I agree with him — At this writing, I’ve read most of the article but not all, and have not yet been able to determine whether or not I do. — German Lopez presents here a very thorough and balanced analysis.  This piece is to be regarded as a tremendous resource for any future discussions.