What did Donald Trump do this time to earn coverage on this blog? After Khizr Khan, accompanied by his wife Ghazala, gave a well-received speech condemning Trump at the Democratic National Convention, Trump responded on ABC News. Seemingly grasping at straws for something about Khan to attack, Trump baselessly speculated that only Mr. Khan spoke […]Read more "Donald Trump’s Recent Slander Is Hypocritical"
Donald Trump’s entrance was among many things to mock about the first night of the Republican Convention. Coming out with heavy backlighting (perhaps even fog), and accompanied by the Queen song “We Are the Champions,” Trump gave an entrance that reminded people of the WWE, where he has made many appearances. “Donald Trump’s first appearance […]Read more "Donald Trump Is Not the First Person to Make a Pro Wrestling-Style Entrance at a Convention: Bill Clinton Did It, Too"
There have been competing narratives over killings of police officers. Some conservatives claim there is a “War on Police,” a new epidemic of civilians assassinating law enforcement officers, spurred on by President Obama and/or the Black Lives Matter movement. “Mr. President, you’ve done nothing but tell us we deserve it,” said FOX News host Jeanine […]Read more "There Is No Trend in Assassinations of Law Enforcement Officers"
Thought Front is continuing its series of white people fatally shot by police on questionable grounds, in order to quell claims that these cases are ignored. Yet another case was Joshua William Grubb, who was fatally shot in March in Lenoir City, Tennessee. Officer Tyrel Lorenz responded to a 911 call of three people in […]Read more "Another Questionable Police Shooting of a White Person: Joshua Grubb"
As begun the other day, Thought Front is continuing its series of white individuals killed by law enforcement officers – not to take aim at or try to debunk any narrative that African-Americans are most at risk to excessive force, but to quell any complaints that whites subjected to fatal shootings do not receive attention. […]Read more "Dion Damon: Another White Victim of a Fatal Police Shooting"
With all the media coverage of recent shootings by law enforcement and the shootings in Dallas, it is no surprise that terrorists have taken notice. A Twitter account for Al Maqalaat (@Al_Maqal_Pubs), a media outlet of Al Qaeda’s Syrian branch Jabhat al-Nusrah, has been using the recent police homicides for anti-American propaganda. “Fact: 123 black […]Read more "What Al Qaeda Is Saying About Police Shootings"
(UPDATED) Some people claim that racial bias by law enforcement is exaggerated, or even fabricated, by the mainstream media and various public figures. As proof, they can cite various statistics showing that, in whole numbers, more white people are killed by law enforcement. Other evidence includes a new study from the John Jay College of […]Read more "For the Complainers, Here Are Recent Police Shootings of Unarmed White People"