State Officials Find 2 Correctional Officers Participating in Baltimore Looting

When reviewing video footage of the rioting and looting that was going on in Baltimore last month, state officials spotted two officers who work for the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services walk out of a 7-Eleven with stuff they had stolen. Once they were identified, they were charged with burglary and theft and then suspended without pay. WBAL-TV reported: The state has suspended two correctional officers without pay after they were charged with theft and burglary in connection Read more […]

Black Professor Barely Reprimanded for Horribly Racist Tweets

Do you want actual racial equality? Do you desire actual racial harmony? I have news for you: you’re in the minority. It seems even the most ardent champions fighting against racism are often avowed racists. Case in point: Dr. Saida Grundy, a black professor set to start teaching at Boston University on July 1. She decided it was a good idea to get on Twitter and pontificate in a most scholarly fashion concerning the obstacles that need to be destroyed in order to achieve racial equality. Unfortunately, Read more […]

A Note to Those Trying To Justify the Baltimore Riots

“Violence is like a weed – it does not die even in the greatest drought.” – Simon Wiesenthal Unmitigated rage has been loosed from its cage once again—but this time in Baltimore. Stores have been looted and set on fire, police officers have been brutally injured, and the Governor has declared a state of emergency. It’s obvious to me that this savage behavior is deplorable, and one would think that this view would be the consensus among all who’ve seen what’s occurring in Baltimore. However, Read more […]

More Ferguson Business Owners Turn to Guns for Protection Amid Looting

Local businesses are getting the runaround from police departments. It seems there’s a bit of bureaucratic confusion with regards to which department is supposed to have jurisdiction. None of the departments, whether it’s the city police, the county police, or the state police, know which one is supposed to be handling the situation. So, when local businesses want to report looters to the police, they get transferred or referred to another department. Police don’t show up to the scene, and Read more […]

Ferguson Mayor: Many Looters were Out-of-Towners

The riots that have taken place in Ferguson, Missouri were allegedly the result of a cop shooting and killing an unarmed black teen. Though it certainly wouldn’t surprise me to find out that the incident was yet another case of a cop abusing his authority, we don’t know all the details of what happened and should consider both sides. Oftentimes, we find that the truth is somewhere in the middle. Regardless of whether or not this was another case of “cops gone wild,” there is no legitimate Read more […]