Stick to the facts and stay principled. It’s what we’ve been saying since the very beginning of the Ferguson police shooting and subsequent riots.
If the officer who killed Michael Brown did indeed shoot an unarmed man who had his hands up and was running away, he should be charged with murder. But we must examine the facts before we come to that conclusion.
Bill Whittle, who examines Ferguson and the bigger picture of racial violence in America, sticks only to the facts.
Here’s the video:
I couldn’t have said it better had I spent a week trying to collect my thoughts. Bill Whittle cuts right to the heart of the matter.
As regular readers of this website know, we take police brutality very seriously around here and make almost daily calls for greater accountability among cops. However, we always advocate sticking to the facts in every case, and that’s simply not what’s happening in the media’s coverage of Ferguson nor in the Obama administration’s reaction.
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