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angerinthenation:

"Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it."-Edmund Burke
The list of unarmed black people (and people of color) who were murdered by police continues to grow. Very few are convicted.Here is a short list of those who didn’t deserve to die:Malcolm Ferguson: Killed a few days after protesting the acquittal of the cops who killed Diallo.Ramarley Graham: Shot and killed They said he had a gun. Dude only had a bag of weed on him.Niles Meservey: Shot and Killed by a cop while sitting in his car. Unarmed.Ian Tomlinson: Died when pushed to the ground during a Kettling formation by police. Only God knows what went on when they pushed him down.Yao Wei Wu: Beaten to death by police when they knocked on the wrong door.Malice Green: Beaten to death by police in custody. UnarmedOscar Grant: Shot in the back while on the ground, handcuffed.Sean Bell: Shot. 50 rounds were fired into his car.Eleanor Bumpers: 66 year old black woman shot by police with a 12 Gauge shotgun while being arrested.Amadou Diallo: Shot 19 times when officers said he had a gun when he only had his walletKimani Gray (16): Shot 7 times (3 in the back). Police said he had a gun. No gun was found.Eric Garner: Died from a chokehold. Unarmed.Michael Brown (17): Shot 10 times (9 while lying on the ground).
And there are many more.When will it stop?

angerinthenation:

"Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it."
-Edmund Burke

The list of unarmed black people (and people of color) who were murdered by police continues to grow. Very few are convicted.
Here is a short list of those who didn’t deserve to die:

Malcolm Ferguson: Killed a few days after protesting the acquittal of the cops who killed Diallo.
Ramarley Graham: Shot and killed They said he had a gun. Dude only had a bag of weed on him.
Niles Meservey: Shot and Killed by a cop while sitting in his car. Unarmed.
Ian Tomlinson: Died when pushed to the ground during a Kettling formation by police. Only God knows what went on when they pushed him down.
Yao Wei Wu: Beaten to death by police when they knocked on the wrong door.

Malice Green: Beaten to death by police in custody. Unarmed
Oscar Grant: Shot in the back while on the ground, handcuffed.
Sean Bell: Shot. 50 rounds were fired into his car.
Eleanor Bumpers: 66 year old black woman shot by police with a 12 Gauge shotgun while being arrested.
Amadou Diallo: Shot 19 times when officers said he had a gun when he only had his wallet

Kimani Gray (16): Shot 7 times (3 in the back). Police said he had a gun. No gun was found.
Eric Garner: Died from a chokehold. Unarmed.
Michael Brown (17): Shot 10 times (9 while lying on the ground).

And there are many more.
When will it stop?