Exquisitely illustrating why peaceful, unarmed people of color are in the streets denouncing the brutal fact that peaceful, unarmed people of color are routinely shot, these white St. Louis lawyers just pulled guns on protesters simply walking past their gated, uber-gaudy, Renaissance palazzo to protest at the mayor's nearby house. Twitter was on it, dubbing them "Bunny and Clod," "the remake of Mr. and Mrs. Smith nobody wanted," and, the best, "the NIMBYonese Liberation Army."
"If we want to change the culture of police violence against Black and Brown Americans," Markey explained, "then we need to start holding accountable the officers who abuse their positions of trust and responsibility in our communities."
"McGrath's campaign collapsed just a bit too late for Booker."
The bill passed in the House Thursday night, with three Republicans joining the...
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