Category Archives: Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter: The defense by the police and some in the public — the person shot had a bad record

Invariably, it seems, the exculpation for the police who may have killed a man or woman, is that cops are “good guys” and the guy or woman killed is a “bad guy.”  So it seems to me in light of … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter: The threat of systematic violence

As a pastor and an organizer, I do not condone violent protest. But I must join the Charlotte demonstrators in condemning the systemic violence that threatened Mr. Scott’s body long before an officer decided to use lethal force against him. … Continue reading

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