Big City Law and Order and Rudy Giuliani

On Feb. 4, 1999, four white plainclothes officers from the New York Police Department’s Street Crime Unit were searching for a rapist. Instead, they encountered an unarmed West African immigrant named Amadou Diallo, 22. A confrontation ended with 41 shots fired in front of Diallo’s Bronx home. He was struck by 19 bullets and killed. […]

Philadelphia Attracts My Attention Again

I was just reading about the following Rioters Threats Building set ablaze Merchants beaten Troops firing on a crowd and dead bodies and wounded in the streets Shop windows broken Stones thrown This did not happen in Democratic cities. It happened to men, women, and children that did not expect it. There was “law and […]