Archive for August 11th, 2020

August 11th, 2020 - 11:48 pm § in Misc.

Disgusted with city council, Seattle’s female black police chief quits

Carmen Best, Seattle’s personable and popular police chief, is done with the Seattle City Council and will retire after a 28-year career with the Seattle Police Department and two years as chief during a tumultuous period of BLM protests. Best said she wasn’t intimidated by the protester[...]

August 11th, 2020 - 10:38 pm § in Racism

Klansman gets 6 years for plowing into protesters

A Virginia Klan leader and “propagandist for Confederate ideology” who revved his engine before plowing into BLM protesters, then reportedly boasted, “they scattered like cockroaches. It’s kind of funny if you ask me,” got 6 years in prison on misdemeanor charges of assault[...]

August 11th, 2020 - 3:00 am § in Politics

Could Lindsey Graham lose?

RealClearPolitics rates the race a “tossup” For the first time in years, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has a “credible” who’s “an exceptionally well-funded, politically connected, centrist Democrat who is forcing election observers to wonder if South Carolina might, [...]