A mashup for tonight . . .
First, there's very real crime newz concerning rising violence in both Golden Ghetto & Northland suburbs.
And then . . .
We briefly delve into the national discourse as the Internets enjoys (self)righteous bullying amid a celebration racial identity political crusading against some nearly anonymous broke-ass panicky broad.
Check the roundup:
Kansas City High-Profile Tattoo Dude Murder Suspect Capture Tonight
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- FOX4 has just learned police have located a car involved in three Northland shootings Friday night, one of which left a KC man dead, and have arrested a suspect. On Monday, a KCPD spokesperson told FOX4: "We are trying to piece together if these are connected.
GUNFIRE IN THE GOLDEN GHETTO!!!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One person is in critical condition after a shooting in Overland Park Tuesday evening. The victim was shot in the head near 117th and Hardy. He was found on the sidewalk and taken to a hospital. The suspected shooter is in custody.
Celebrate The Shame Game
It's news to no one that the Rebeccas and Karens of the world will not cease until they call cops on every single black person in this country for the most minuscule of perceived infractions. In the past month alone we've had incidents of cops being called on black people for napping while black, cooking while black, dining while black, moving while black.
Pile-On Punditry Persists
If you've been paying attention to anything in the news lately, then you've seen the onslaught of headlines about racialized violence. Across the country, Black people are facing a continuous waves of anti-Blackness at the hands of white folks calling the police on them, simply for existing in public.
Like It Or Not: Credit To The Po-Po
Over the past few weeks, we've seen a wave of high profile racial profiling incidents - white people calling the police because black people or people of color look "suspicious." But some officers aren't happy to be called in these instances,as a new video shows.
Instant Karma Lesson???
When keeping it racist goes wrong.
Eventually, Every Social Justice Crusade Turns Into An Internets Joke
A woman in Oakland, California, who called the police on two black men barbecuing along Lake Merritt and became the subject of a now-viral video is now proliferating social media as a meme. Who did this. pic.twitter.com/pD9FMDtRqE - zellie (@zellieimani) May 13, 2018 The unidentified woman was recorded calling the Oakland Police Department on April 29.
You decide . . .