MORE UPDATES, More Statements and Sorrow Surround Brooklyn Police Shooting that took the lives of Officer Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos yesterday in Bed-Stuy Brooklyn. 13 year old son of Officer Ramos posted a powerful statement in regards on his Facebook page. Candle light vigil is set for 6PM tonight, a memorial has been set up for the officers by their 84th precinct and symbols around the city are up. NYPD officers lined Woodhull hospital to salute slain officers as ambulance drove them away. Official statements have also been in from President Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, NYPD Commissioner William Bratton, Mayor Bill de Blasio and actions against the mayor at news conference from Woodhull Hospital last night.
As NYPD Union President Patrick Lynch says “There’s blood is on many hands…we tried to warn…” Jaden Ramos, the son of slain Officer Ramos has commented bravely. “He was the best father I could ask for…RIP Dad.” #AllLivesMatter
Bill Oreilly Says Black People Should Wear Dont Get Pregnant at 14 shirts
Fox News TV Host Bill O’reilly just weeks ago agreed that Eric Garner was killed unjustly, has once again showed his truly despicable colors. Right when we thought you was down Bill…SMH !!
BREAKING: Early morning Obama Statement on North Korea’s Sony Hack in that he understands the executive decisions Sony had to make regarding the cyber attack–which sent the online and news world reeling as well as shut down premieres around the country for “The Interview” movie this week. While acknowledging Sony had to handle their business he was quick to remind that as President he’s the TOP exec and in charge for a reason. In other words…*Flex voice* –FALL BACK!!!
Protest Shuts Down Mall of America ?
During one of the biggest shopping weekends of the year, inside the biggest shopping mall in America, shoppers just outside Minneapolis, Minnesota heard peaceful, but not exactly the most merry chants around the Christmas tree
U.S Asks China To Cut Off North Koreas Internet ?
So Yesterday President Obama had said at a press conference that the U.S. would be taking steps to “instigate a proportional response” to North Korea for their confirmed cyber attack on Sony. American proportions are wider than most countries, so they are currently trying to react by putting a block on all the Internet access to North Korea.
UPDATES On 2 Police Officers Shot Dead In Brooklyn include plans underway for a candle-light vigil in Bed-Stuy, official statements from NYPD Commissioner William Bratton and Mayor Bill de Blasio from news conference at Woodhull Hospital last night:
“These officers were assassinated…it is an attack on all of us. We must support these officers and support the healing of the families.” The message of condolences by the mayor and NYPD Commissioner also came with a blast to social media for lessons learned in the deaths of NYPD Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos…
Cops Shoot Suspect 15 Times. Stop me if you’ve heard this story before. A man is surrounded by a bunch of cops, has his hands up and still gets shot by the cops. Oh you’ve heard this story before? No, not that one this is a new one. Read more after the jump!
Breaking news this evening as Ferguson DA Breaks Silence on Lying Witnesses, stating he “expected criticism” regarding the witnesses that were used in the now notorious Mike Brown case that catapulted the #BlackLivesMatter movement. Why exactly did he “expect” this? Because the witnesses submitted testimonies that were not completely true, in fact, portions known before* hand to be largely untrue–yes…LIES. District Attorney McCulloch states he was merely, “trying to paint the whole picture.” Mmm…
As if everything wasn’t already enough in the #BlackLivesMatter news department there’s now questions, comments, and Heat Over Trademark of #ICantBreathe for Money by an Illinois woman trying to market the hashtag on various clothing items, including hoodies. Her story, (and she’s sticking to it) is that she’s been on the phrase since it popped off late summer, has “nothing to do with the Garner family,” and is not in it for the money. Riiiiight….
Air still sticky with #BlackLivesMatter activism and it’s hard to believe multi-national-million dollar companies still feel free enough to test (or not think at all about) race relations reflected in their marketing…but #Apparently they don’t and they haven’t. An official statement has just been made as Ralph Lauren Pulls Racist Christmas Ads from it’s latest online look-book, which featured vintage pictures of Native American men shoved into not so righteous situations. Of course the pull and apology has come after social media erupted…