All Further Articles for 2018-05-31
What's A Black Life Worth In Trump's America? Four Bucks, Evidently. Oops, Scratch That. Four Cents.
In "the most racist jury 'award' in history," a Florida jury decided cops shooting and killing Gregory Vaughn Hill Jr. because he was playing loud music in his own garage while drunk weren't guilty of excessive force, and awarded Hill's family just $4 compensation for his death - $1 to his mother, $1 to each of his children. The grievous punchline: Because Hill was drunk, they found he was 99% responsible for his own death, bringing the award to pennies.