Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance said Wednesday that Cooper actually called the cops twice on Christian Cooper during the May 25 encounter in Central Park.
“We deserve to be protected as human beings,” the rapper wrote in a NYT op-ed. “And we are entitled to our anger about a laundry list of mistreatment and neglect that we suffer.”
Nevan Baker, 22, was found hanging from a tree in Orlando’s George Barker Park on Oct. 5. Police have labeled it a suicide—but his mother says her son’s injuries suggest otherwise.
Police say the suspected shooter is a private security guard, and was not attending the event as a protester.
A game show that asks audiences whether or not to award someone U.S. citizenship sounds twisted. It is also the subject of the disturbing and revealing play, “American Dreams.”
For the first time ever, America got to see a Black woman take a sitting vice president to task on national television.
Officer Joseph Mensah has been involved in two other fatal shootings during his time on the force, and Jay-Z’s social justice arm Team Roc had called for Mensah’s termination.