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Put leadership first

...applaud Mr. Holder for helping douse the overheated passions aroused from the shooting of an unarmed black man by a white police officer ? as only the nation's first black attorney general could have done.But the Missouri burg, and the entire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-26/put-leadership-first
Justice vs. A Pound of Flesh

...unfortunately ? even frighteningly ? fomented anger and unrest in the shooting death of young black Michael Brown by a white police officer. And they may have, unadvisedly, puffed up expectations for a swift and sure conviction in the case.As evidence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-21/justice-vs-pound-fles
Ferguson officer modest, private

FERGUSON, Mo. - A white police officer whose shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old ignited racial upheaval in a St. Louis suburb has been characterized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/ferguson-officer-modest-priv
You know this, but are you doing it?

...today, in the wake of violent protests in Ferguson, Mo., after the shooting of an unarmed black youth by a white police officer.As we sit here today, most of us have little idea what transpired in that fateful confrontation. Authorities must...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-17/you-know-are-you-doin
Rants & Raves

...the system. Millionaire couple cashing welfare checks and receiving food stamps both lived on a yacht. WHY HAVE WHITE police officers discharged their gun more at blacks than whites? MORE THAN 2 million jobless workers and their families are struggling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-13/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...over there in west Augusta, because we don't want no part of it over here. TO THE PERSON who was wondering why white police officers discharge their guns more at blacks than whites, because most of those who are causing the problem are also armed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-18/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...Ministries or Catholic Social Services, where people could still use them. SOMEONE IN RANTS & Raves asked: "Why have white police officers discharged their gun more at blacks than whites?" Along those same lines I would like to ask, why are more black...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-17/rants-raves
Hollywood legend will be on Broadway

...tabloid reporter, got the first interview with Abner Louima, a Haitian immigrant who was sodomized and beaten by white police officers at a station house in 1997. McAlary would win the Pulitzer Prize the next year but would die of cancer a few months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/television/2012-10-12/hollywood-legend-wi
Presumed guilty

...guilty of all manner of crimes; and because of an entire nation's inglorious racial history, whites, especially white police officers, are presumed guilty of racism. On the one hand, Gates reportedly got his back up when the officer wanted to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/25/edi_542024.shtml
Editorials
Of justice and judiciousness

The shocking death -- literally -- of a black man Tasered nine times by a white police officer in Louisiana last January is a horrific reminder of an inglorious past. And it's a portent for an ominous high-tech future...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/24/edi_466824.shtml
Editorials