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Why Aren’t Second Amendment Advocates Decrying Police Killings Of Black Veterans?

AFRICANGLOBE - On Thursday, November 22, Black veteran Emantic Bradford Jr., was killed by police in Hoover, Alabama as he apparently tried to protect people from getting hurt after a gunman opened fire inside the Riverchase Galleria mall. Bradford was shot after police made the assumption they usually make in these kinds of cases: any Black man with a gun must be the criminal “perp.”

New York Wants Your Social Media Passwords Before You Can Buy...

AFRICANGLOBE - In one of the most Orwellian bills to date, lawmakers in New York have drafted and proposed a bill that will require a review of a citizens social media as well as their search engine history, going back years—just to buy a gun.

The Real and Racist Origins of the Second Amendment

AFRICANGLOBE - The “well-regulated militia” that the US Constitution's second amendment refers to were slave patrols, land stealers and Indian killers, all quite necessary as the amendment's language states “to the security of a free state” built with stolen labor upon stolen land. Unless and until we acknowledge that history, we cannot have an honest discussion about gun control.