CBC Chair Beatty: Police 'Could Shoot in the Air' and Teachers 'Break Up Fights with Knives Every Day'

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Weekends with Alex Witt,” Congressional Black Caucus Chair Rep. Joyce Beatty (D-OH) argued that police officers “could shoot in the air” and that “Teachers go and break up fights with knives every day.” Beatty said, “We have to have a better way of de-escalating. Here is an occurrence where the police knew they were coming with two girls fighting — or a girl and two adults fighting. So, I think we have to look at the system. one size can’t fit all. You can’t say that you are trained to only shoot to the center of the body. Four shots, I mean, come on, the first shot would knock the knife, a kitchen knife to the ground. And when you look at what’s happening here in Franklin County, I’m embarrassed by it. When you look at the number of percentages of fatal shootings at the hands of law enforcement, when you look at, we’re rated 18th out of 100 of the largest, most populous cities in the nation. We need to take a longer look, a better look, rather, at our system. How are we training police officers? I find it unacceptable that one way of

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Brooks: 'I Blame the Democrats' for Lack of Compromise on Police Reform

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks stated that the blame for the gridlock over police reform

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Group of Republicans, Who Claim Trump is a ‘National Security Risk’, Set to Endorse Biden – Report

According to the most recente survey by Harvard CAPS/Harris Poll, presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden is currently leading over President

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BUSTED: Project Veritas exposes Facebook contractors who purposely censor conservatives, Trump supporters in violation of company policies

(Natural News) For years, conservatives and pro-Trump media have complained that the social media behemoth platforms we’ve all come to

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Harvard Professor: “Defunding The Police Is Not A Solution And Could Cost Thousands Of Black Lives”

Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News, A Harvard university Professor has urged that defunding the police would cause more

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Poll: 34% of American Voters Think Second Civil War Is ‘Likely’

One in three voters believes that the United States is could face another civil war soon, as unrest rages across

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Atlanta Police Shoot and Kill Rayshard Brooks as Protests Continue Worldwide

Live from Atlanta, Georgia: (CD) — Demands for accountability and sweeping reforms mounted Saturday after Atlanta police shot and killed Rayshard Brooks,

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Cops TV Series Cancelled After 33 Seasons Amid Anti-Police Protests

(TMU) — In most mainstream television shows, movies, or books, the police are almost always the heroes of the story, and much of the

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