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Portent of Floyd Trial Aftermath II

| April 13, 2021 | 49 Comments
Portent of Floyd Trial Aftermath II

LIVE UPDATES: Minnesota police, rioters clash after Daunte Wright shooting; dozens arrested Police shot and killed Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, during a traffic stop Sunday Minnesota authorities arrested about 40 people after rioters and police clashed for a second night in Brooklyn Center, Minn., authorities said during a news conference early Tuesday. Hundreds gathered […]

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Portent of Floyd Trial Aftermath

| April 12, 2021 | 38 Comments
Portent of Floyd Trial Aftermath

A fatal police shooting during a traffic stop in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, sparked protests and demonstrations just miles away from where George Floyd was killed last year. The driver, identified as Daunte Wright, had a warrant and got back into the vehicle as officers were trying to take him into custody. Details are sketchy, but […]

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United Airlines pledges to be racist and sexist in hiring practices for pilots

| April 7, 2021 | 25 Comments
United Airlines pledges to be racist and sexist in hiring practices for pilots

When you “Fly the friendly skies” with United Airlines, you’re probably like most people and feel safe in knowing that the pilots of your aircraft are the best and most qualified. Well not anymore. Yesterday, United promised; Our flight deck should reflect the diverse group of people on board our planes every day. That’s why […]

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Woke-ism in the military

| March 27, 2021 | 49 Comments
Woke-ism in the military

Two stories on the topic today. First up is an opinion piece from a Marine Corps officer who has watching things unfold over the last decade and some change. If it’s hit the USMC, you can be sure the other branches are much worse. From Soft Liberalism to Iron-Fisted Leftism in Today’s U.S. Military | […]

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DC businesses board up windows ahead of potential Election Day unrest

| November 1, 2020 | 73 Comments
DC businesses board up windows ahead of potential Election Day unrest

Nothing to see here Citizen. Move along. DC Metro Police Chief Peter Newsham said Thursday there were no ‘credible threats right now of violence’ By Danielle Wallace Businesses in downtown Washington, D.C., boarded up their storefront windows over the weekend in anticipation of potential civil unrest in the nation’s capital on or around Election Day. […]

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West Point getting woke

| October 17, 2020 | 22 Comments
West Point getting woke

Jeff LPH 3 sent me this story. Following alumni accusations this summer of racist treatment at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, cadets, staff and the head of a new advisory group highlighted efforts to foster “character growth” among cadets there. Those initiatives have included a focus on racially based incidents, in […]

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