Tag: Laquan McDonald

Van Dyke Evades Justice and Crook County Strikes Again

Van Dyke Evades Justice and Crook County Strikes Again
There is no worse feeling than that in which you feel that you have no equal protection under the law. That is exactly what occurred yesterday when Jason Van Dyke, a convicted murder was sentenced to 6 years in jail, 2 mandatory. Van Dyke’s crime…killing a 17 year old kid while serving in his duty... Read more »

Jason Van Dyke is Guilty!

Jason Van Dyke is Guilty!
I needed some time to process before posting this one.  What do you say about a monumental shift that rocks an entire city? The entire city held it’s collective breath as we waited for the verdict in the Jason Van Dyke trial. So many fears were resting on the history of the city. In Chicago,... Read more »

Tamir Rice - A Sad Case That Deserves Some Real Talk

Tamir Rice - A Sad Case That Deserves Some Real Talk
                  So, before I get to the nitty gritty of this discussion, allow me to offer a few tidbits of full disclosure: I spent 9 years in the military, including a deployment to Afghanistan.  I received my Combat Action Badge (CAB), which means I did come into... Read more »
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