Foto del Paricutín tomada por el escritor Juan Rulfo, 1943
Remember when that IL cop got fired for shooting a dog who posed a deadly threat?
I forgot all about this, which is why I love the Internet. Thank you for reminding me that Black lives are worth less than those of white families’ pets.
Neighbors called the police about a pit bull / shepherd mix in a yard not on a leash and upon arrival, he bared his teeth at one of the officers. So, the officer — a 15-year veteran of the force — shot him, and the community was so outraged, the officer lost his job.
It took Ferguson police a week to even release the name of Michael Brown’s shooter.
I want you to lay these stories out side by side for your Racist White Apologist Friends.