Inspired by events similar to the recent Michael Brown case in Ferguson, three teen siblings in Georgia are about to release an app that allows users to report incidents of police brutality and rate the offending officers by name.
#sif’s hair has so much game like look at that#fandral seems overdressed but he was actually the only one of these nerds smart enough to be like#”Oh we’re going to Jotunheim I guess I better grab a coat”#VOLSTAGG’S BEARD#hogun looking at loki like ‘who the f*** are you’#(but look how happy fandral is about his gloves what a precious)#loki acting like he’s asgard’s next top model#(walk walk fashion baby)#thor looking swag as heck what a nerd#his hair was so fab in this movie#they’re all going to walk straight into that bench thing#i love this so much ( hallsofvalhalla )
Descriptions on point.
Dear White America: Wilson had ZERO reason to murder Mike
Spread this like wildfire
Even if he had robbed the store, ROBBERY IS NOT A REASON TO KILL AN UNARMED PERSON. PROPERTY IS NOT MORE IMPORTANT THAN LIFE. IF THEY CAN TAKE THAT ARMED WHITE MAN WHO SHOT UP A THEATER FULL OF PEOPLE ALIVE, THEY CAN PEACEFULLY ARREST AN UNARMED TEEN.
Unarmed robbery suspects shouldn’t be shot. But more importantly, being a suspect for a robbery shouldn’t be used as justification for murder and POLICE SHOULDN’T SPEND A WEEK AFTER MURDERING A TEEN FORAGING FOR FAKE FOOTAGE AND BULLSHIT EXCUSES TO VILIFY THE VICTIM!
Welcome to Passive, New York
As Andy Henriquez, a 19 year old from Washington Heights lay in his cell dying from a tear in his aorta, an artery that supplies blood to the heart, he asked a guard if he could call his mother just to say goodbye. For days he suffered in pain barely able to breathe as the blood made its way down to his groin. He request was denied. His fellow inmates knew something was wrong. They screamed and kicked doors in a failed bid to get Andy some help.
A doctor who visited him earlier that day prescribed him hand cream and wrote the prescription in the wrong name.
Hours later he was found dead on the floor of his cell.
This happened in April of last year, New Yorkers are just hearing about it today because a suit has been filed by the lawyer of Mr. Henriquez’s family.
In this last year I have been thinking about some things….
I have thought about the death of Eric Garner and the muted outrage that followed.
I have thought about all the black men who were set up by Detective Louis Scarcella from Brooklyn, who have languished in jail for years and are just now having their cases reviewed after it was discovered Scarcella was crooked and the silence that followed.
I have thought about how everyone just accepts that Stop and Frisk is a thing of the past and that the rights of black and brown men here in New York City are not still being violated.
I have thought about how slick it was for our Mayor to parade his black family in front of the cameras to get elected and how New Yorkers have yet to check him for basically being Bloomberg 2.0.
I have thought about those who live in the projects whose stewards, NYCHA, last year said they had a surplus of money to fix them and are now saying this year they have no money.
I have thought about how “affordable housing” here means you must make damn near 100k, yet no one seems to believe that this city hates its poor.
I have thought about the fact that this city has the highest rates of workplace discrimination lawsuits in the country, yet no one wants to address racism in the workplace.
I have thought about how gentrification of this city has made many neighborhoods I once loved and enjoyed unrecognizable and in my view turned its residents into the quietest, softest, most passive lot of New Yorkers I have ever experienced in my lifetime here.
Who the fuck are you people?
There will be very little outrage over Mr. Henriquez’s death. This lot of New Yorkers would be more outraged if you kicked a cat than if you choked a young black man to death or allowed one to internally bleed to death on the floor of a jail cell.
Oh god….These monsters.
Please take a moment of your day to help this family get a amber alert going for these two little ones. If you see them call police or crime stoppers at 1-800-speakup.
this is serious, they were in custody of their mother and she was found deceased
why THE FUCK is no one talking about this
why isnt this on the news
we all know the reason why. stop the bullshit.
And this shit happened on May 18…MAY 8-FUCKING-TEENTH!
I read the article and this honestly makes me so fucking angry. I encourage all my followers to reblog the shit out of this. Share it on your Facebook and Twitter, too.
Please spare some time for Darren Rainey. This is a horrific brutality against a human being that is being swept under the rug by most media.