723. Other Lives Matter, Too


723. A white policeman choked a black man in NYC. The man died. The grand jury didn't indict the officer. Then, a white policeman shot a black man in Missouri. The man died. The grand jury didn't indict the officer. NPR‐PC and mainstream media reported on these events and the ensuing nationwide unrest in great detail. Massive demonstrations occurred; many protesters held signs saying, "Black Lives Matter!" President Obama said such demonstrations were "necessary." Attorney General Holder initiated an FBI investigation. A month later, an illegal immigrant walked into a convenience store at 4 a.m. in Arizona. The 21‐year‐old clerk didn't hand over a pack of cigarettes fast enough. The smoker shot him once. There were no demonstrations. There were no signs saying, "White Lives Matter!" Obama and Holder were silent about the murder. NPR‐PC and all the other liberal media were silent about the murder. ... Grant, we hardly knew ye. 6.8

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