Category: Police and Black Americans

  • Hawaii Police Join the Nation in Shooting an Unarmed Black Man to Death

    Hawaii Police Join the Nation in Shooting an Unarmed Black Man to Death

    I spoke too soon when I wrote they don’t kill black people in Hawaii. In a disturbing trend, HawaiiĀ  joined other states this week when the police killed an unarmed African man. They said he “charged” at the officers, “seriously injuring” one officer. They tased him but it was “ineffective.”Ā  They shot him 3 times […]