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Americans Have Spoken, #BoycottNFL Is Rocking The NFL World

So here are a few interesting numbers from the beginning of the 2016 NFL Football Season: -According to Nielsen live-plus-same-day data, the premiere of NBC’s “Sunday Night Football,” a matchup between the New England Patriots and Arizona Cardinals, served up 23.1 million and a 13.1 household rating, which marked a 15% decline compared with the …

Somehow, it became socially acceptable within the last year or so to be disrespectful to a police officer…

This raid caught the country’s attention because the cops were caught on film playing darts, eating marijuana edibles, and making violent amputee jokes.

John Sherman recorded the seemingly violent arrest of John Harrison, a Black man, by two white officers during a traffic stop.

Sumner used unnecessary force to restrain an 8-year-old boy and a 9-year-old girl. The particular incident involving the boy was caught on video.

In November 2013, officer Tyler Walker and several other officers were dispatched to a residence over reports of a gun. The officers found no probable cause, but they did encounter an inebriated 18-year-old girl, Alexis Acker. According to reports, Acker was “intoxicated and verbally uncooperative with police,” and became “physically combative” when officers arrested her boyfriend on …

Following the suspicious death of Freddie Gray while in police custody, Baltimore erupted into a city of peaceful protest turned violent riots, in which demonstrators clashed with police officers on national television. Six officers were eventually indicted. Yet even if anything comes of these charges, many point to the lack of desired results in the …

It has been a banner year or so for race mongers. They have been able to paint police as over-zealous racist, jack-booted, white heathens, going about in the tradition of the Ku Klux Klan. This period of time will be etched in school textbooks along with all of the other lies and half-truths portraying the …

An Inkster, Michigan police officer was fired after dashcam video surfaced of him repeatedly punching a suspect pulled over on a traffic stop three months ago. At one point in the video, Officer William Melendezappears to start beating Floyd Dent after dragging him out of the car. There’s another officer there with him, and several …

Assault charges against a Brooklyn fruit vendor were dropped after a video emerged showing that an NYPD officer was kicking him in the stomach. According to the Brooklyn Paper, the unnamed officer had filed a deposition claiming that he’d seen the vendor, Jonathan Daza, assaulting a group of cops with his sister after they came to break …

On a warm fall day in South Dallas, ten revolutionaries dressed in kaffiyehs and ski masks jog the perimeter of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park bellowing “No more pigs in our community!” Military discipline is in full effect as the joggers respond to two former Army Rangers in desert-camo brimmed hats with cries of …

It took a Louisiana mother six months to learn that police had killed her son during a scuffle. She believed he had died due to brain damage from chronic cocaine use. Now the FBI is investigating his death. Robert Minjarez Jr. died in March, but it wasn’t until the 11-page state forensic pathologist’s report was …

Cell phone video footage of a Florida traffic stop is beginning to go viral after the man who recorded his encounter with police pleaded online for assistance because he says law enforcement’s actions forced him to move. Curtis Shannon has raised $1,745 in three days after creating a crowdfunding site to help “recover” from an …

Hey, Sharpton and Jackson, why aren’t you moaning and wailing over the unjust murder of this young man at the hands of a cop? I know there’s a reason, I can tell by the picture. I just can’t quite put my finger on it. By Cassandra Rules, The Free Thought Project Dillon Taylor, 20 years …