Tag Archives: Riots

A Tale of Two Criminalities: Why Ferguson isn’t a Black and White Issue

I have abstained from writing an article on the issue of the Ferguson, Missouri riots for a number of reasons. One is that I am in the Southeast portion of the State of Missouri, far from the violence and not able to judge the issue in person. Nor do I have any plans to go […]

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No Interest / No Outrage in Black on Black Crime

this anonymous commentator was able to offer a summary of the whole Trayvon Martin / George Zimmerman fiasco as if he just uploaded the video today. One of the points he makes is that black life has no value unless that life is taken by a white man. The commentator noted the disinterest of the media to report black on black crime

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