arma virumque cano (et alia)
Moving beyond Ferguson. In early 2012, the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement initiated an investigation of extrajudicial killings of black people by police, security guards and vigilantes. The result, published April of 2013 in the 2012 Annual Report on the Extrajudicial Killings of 313 Black People by Police, Security Guards, and Vigilantes revealed a shocking human rights crisis of one death an average of every 28 hours. Since police departments do their best to conceal this data, the number 313 represents a minimum of verified deaths compiled by the study's author.
Bull Connor would love having Rudy defending him, and he would.