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  • Teen pleads guilty in rape of 93-year-old

    04/13/2014 5:58:05 PM PDT · by bkopto · 56 replies
    Herald Bulletin ^ | Apr 8, 2014 | Jack Molitor
    ANDERSON, Ind. — With a jury selected and attorneys minutes away from presenting opening statements, an Anderson teen pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a 93-year-old woman. Iquise Taylor, 17, will be sentenced on four felony charges on May 5, with the plea deal he accepted Tuesday capping possible prison time to 50 years. In front of his own family and victim Amelia Rudolf's family, Taylor pleaded guilty to each charge read by Madison Circuit Court 3 Judge Thomas Newman — burglary, criminal deviate conduct, criminal confinement and strangulation. On July 16, Taylor kicked in the locked door to Rudolf's home...
  • Victim from 'knockout game' located (Dayton, Ohio)

    04/09/2014 8:25:27 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 19 replies
    The Dayton Daily News ^ | April 9, 2014 | Staff
    (VIDEO-AT-LINK) Dayton police have located a homeless man who was allegedly beaten by three area teens who recorded the attack characterized as "The Knockout Game." In the video, a 17-year-old is seen following Ronald Baird, 57, of Dayton as he was collecting cans in an alley near the Stivers School for the Arts on East Fifth Street in Dayton. The 17-year-old and a 15-year-old who recorded the video are students at Stivers. In the video obtained exclusively by WHIO and the Dayton Daily News, the teen is seen hitting the man, knocking him to the ground and following him when...
  • Christopher’s Law Finally Made it This Year: “This is an umbrella of protection” (Maryland)

    04/09/2014 7:28:15 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 16 replies
    The Afro American ^ | April 9, 1994 | Zenitha Prince
    Chris Brown, left, mother of Christopher Brown for whom the new law is named, is with supporter, Tessa Hill-Aston, president of the Baltimore NAACP. Christopher's Law was passed by the Maryland General Assembly and is awaiting the governor's signature. The legislation requires police officers to be trained in CPR, cultural sensitivity, the proper use of force, and interacting with the physically and mentally disabled. "This is an umbrella of protection," said Chris Brown, 40, for whose son the bill (HB0294/ SB0542) was named. "This bill will ensure that police officers are trained in life-saving techniques. They already know how to...
  • EIB Caller Angers New Black Panthers

    03/31/2014 3:30:12 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 21 replies
    The Excellence in Broadcasting Network ^ | March 31, 2014 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Now, you remember -- you may not remember it, ladies and gentlemen. On March 21st, ten days ago, we had a caller on this program, Siobhan was her name. She was from Columbia, Mississippi, and she was African-American. She said that she was ashamed of Obama. Well, guess what? In Houston, on the TV station KRIV, they played a replay of what happened on the radio. They found the local leader of the Black Panthers, the New Black Panthers, to comment on this woman calling this program and me. The woman's call was a long call and...
  • ANOTHER Horrific & Senseless Black-on-White Beating – Boy’s Nose Dangles From Face (Video)

    03/30/2014 12:50:02 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 51 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | March 30, 2014 | Jim Hoft
    David Egan, a 16 year-old from Parkview High School in Lilburn, Georgia was beaten so badly in the locker room that his nose was dangling from his face. The Blaze reported: It was all over a pair of missing tennis shoes. David Egan, 16, was confronted by another 16-year-old male student in their high school locker room apparently over the missing shoes — and then Egan was beaten so severely by the unnamed student that he needed reconstructive surgery to reattach his nose to his skull. The brutal assault was captured by other students and posted on the internet. (VIDEO-AT-LINK)The...
  • Ministers Form National Task Force to Repeal ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws

    03/28/2014 12:21:41 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 58 replies
    The Afro American ^ | March 28, 2014 | Maria Adebola
    Trayvon Martin's mother, Sybrina Fulton, speaks about her support to eradicate "stand your ground" laws. Enough is enough, says Rev. Dr. R.B. Holmes, noting the list of young Black people dead or in jail in states where “stand your ground” laws are in place. “Our young Black boys are being senselessly killed just for being Black teenagers,” said Holmes, who on March 25 announced the formation of the National Pastor’s Task Force, a nation wide coalition of 40 Black ministers who want to repeal or revise “stand your ground” laws. “We have begun the fight in Florida and pledge to...
  • Mobs of teens terrorize downtown Louisville (video)

    03/27/2014 2:09:12 AM PDT · by F15Eagle · 40 replies
    Fox News video (Bill O'Reilly) ^ | Mar. 26, 2014 | BOR - Fox News
    ... mob violence sweeping across America (Interviewed by BOR)
  • Manhood: Who would Trayvon be now?

    03/01/2014 3:27:31 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 76 replies
    The Miami Herald ^ | February 28, 2014 | Stephen A. Crockett, Jr., The Root
    I imagine you taller now. I imagine you ready for college or the armed forces, or sulking because the world isn’t kind to those who are fresh out of high school. I imagine you annoyed that the economy sucks and that tuition is high and scholarship opportunities are limited and the paperwork is endless. I imagine you unsure of your next steps and grateful for the anonymity that hoodies provide when you don’t feel like talking or being seen. I imagine you unafraid. I imagine you fearless. I imagine you scared of everything and hiding behind a scowl because hip-hop...
  • Bull's-eye on bus drivers: 'Are you bleeding?' Dozens of attacks against mass-transit pilots

    02/28/2014 8:12:49 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 31 replies
    WorldNetDaily ^ | February 27, 2014 | Colin Flaherty
    Driving a bus is one of the most dangerous jobs in the country. The danger doesn’t come from accidents, but from the violence directed at bus drivers who say it is an everyday part of their lives when they are behind the wheel. And an overwhelming amount of that lawlessness is black mob violence, black-on-white crime or comes from black people. One of the latest – and most vicious – attacks came Tuesday in Olympia, Wash. And it is caught on video: All 28 punches to the driver’s face when he was largely defenseless. The video begins with the driver...
  • Bus driver's BIBLE stops bullets that would've killed after shot in suspected gang initiation attack

    02/24/2014 5:03:38 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 23 replies
    The London Daily Mail ^ | February 24, 2014 | Staff
    Rickey Wagoner of Trotwood, Ohio, was assaulted by three men while he stood beside his bus in the early hours of Monday morning The two bullets aimed at his chest were stopped by a New Testament Bible that he kept in his chest pocket The shooting may have been a gang initiation after Wagoner told cops that one of the suspects said 'we need to shot a polar bear to get in a club' Polar bear hunting is gang slang for a random attack on an unsuspecting victim. A bus driver in Trotwood, Ohio, is recovering in hospital after remarkably...
  • Louisiana police arrest two in possible ‘knockout game’ death

    02/20/2014 8:20:02 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 24 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | February 20, 2014 | Chuck Ross
    Two Louisiana teenagers have been charged with second-degree murder in an attack motivated by a competition between the two to see who could hit harder, according to local police. Windall Herring, 19, and an unnamed 15-year-old were arrested in Baton Rouge on Tuesday for the murder of 55-year-old John Bannon. The attack occurred near Bannon’s home around 9:30 p.m. on Feb. 1. Bannon was rushed to a hospital trauma unit, but succumbed last Friday to his injuries which included a fractured skull and brain hemorrhaging, according to The (Baton Rouge) Advocate. “During our investigation we learned that the suspects were...
  • Salon: ‘White Thugs Killing Black Teens’ – Time for Violent Response?

    02/20/2014 2:10:11 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 68 replies
    Salon via Barb Wire ^ | February 18, 2014 | Matt Barber
    <p>Declaring that “Florida cannot defend black life against white fear,” Brittney Cooper, a liberal, race-baiting, African American writer for, has made the not-so-subtle suggestion that perhaps it’s time for black folks to react with violence when a court of law doesn’t rule to their satisfaction.</p>
  • Google accuses WND of 'hate speech' (over use of term "black mobs")

    02/18/2014 5:48:15 AM PST · by RoosterRedux · 40 replies
    WND ^ | 2/18/2014
    The world’s most powerful Internet search engine has accused WND of using “hate speech” and has threatened to block ads on the news site over its use of the term “black mobs” in news stories and columns reporting on a two-year epidemic of racial attacks in the U.S. In response, WND is preemptively blocking Google ads in content in which that phrase appears in past and current stories, including this one. Other ad providers have agreed to step in and fill the gap. Joseph Farah, editor and CEO of WND, said the Google policy is flawed because it “attempts to...
  • Camera Captures Sucker Punch Attack On Cambridge Sidewalk

    02/17/2014 2:01:10 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 51 replies
    WBZ-TV ^ | February 16, 2014
    (VIDEO-AT-LINK)CAMBRIDGE (CBS) — Police are looking for a man who was apparently throwing sucker punches at random victims on a Cambridge sidewalk where one of the assaults was captured on video. A witness says a man and woman were leaving a store on Massachusetts Avenue near Dana Street when an assailant approached from behind and punched the man in the head Saturday afternoon. The man was staggered by the punch and both he and the woman fell to the ground, suffering minor injuries. Cambridge Police said the suspect punched another man in the face earlier in the day.
  • UPDATE: Woman compares assault to Knockout game, JC police need help with investigation

    02/14/2014 9:13:00 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 22 replies
    The Johnson City Press ^ | February 12, 2014 | Becky Campbell
    A Johnson City woman who walked up on the aftermath of a downtown assault early Sunday said the incident was similar to the so-called Knockout game. Johnson City police released limited details about the assault, but indicated they need the public’s help in finding who is responsible. Matthew Brookshire, 21, Bristol, Tenn. was found unconscious and bleeding on the sidewalk near the crosswalk on State of Franklin Road between two public parking lots. A police report indicates there were no eye-witnesses, but only people who walked up on the victim. But according to Breeding’s account, there were witnesses to the...
  • ‘Knock That White Boy Out’: Arrests Made After Mob Of Teens Attack Disabled Vet

    02/14/2014 7:42:06 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 47 replies
    WKRK-FM ^ | February 14, 2014
    CLEVELAND, Ohio (CBS Cleveland) - Cleveland authorities have made several arrests following the mob beating of a disabled Army veteran by a group of teenagers. Last Friday, the victim, Matthew Robinson, was surrounded by between six and eight teenagers while riding the RTA Healthline. Robinson told WOIO that he was attacked by the teens, then robbed of his possessions. During the attack, the teens made several derogatory remarks about Robinson. “What they were saying was, ‘Knock that boy out!’ ‘White boy.’ ‘Cracker,’” he was quoted as saying about the incident. “They were saying, ‘Knock that white boy out.’” This week,...
  • Another Knockout Attacks Reported in Crown Heights

    02/11/2014 9:19:38 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 23 replies
    JP Updates ^ | February 10, 2014 | Jacob Kornbluh
    Brooklyn – Crown Heights community leaders are demanding more police protection in the wake of another “knockout” attack against a member of the community last week. On Friday night, a young man was walking home from Shul when he was knocked out cold in an unprovoked attack by an African-American man, according to Crown Heights Info. The incident occurred at about 7:00pm on Lincoln Place between Schenectady and Utica Avenues. The victim, a newlywed young man who lives in the vicinity, noticed an African-American male in a red sweatshirt exit the building of 1309 Lincoln Place and walk towards him....
  • An 18-Year-Old Gets 10 Years In Jail After Punching And Killing A College Student

    02/07/2014 12:21:33 PM PST · by MNDude · 48 replies
    <p>ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) - An 18-year-old has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for throwing a punch in a St. Cloud alley that killed a college student.</p> <p>Jesse Smithers of Sauk Rapids earlier pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of 20-year-old Colton Gleason.</p>
  • Black Mob Violence in Macon: What’s Snow Got to Do with It? (30 blacks beat 5 whites)

    02/09/2014 7:28:59 PM PST · by servo1969 · 48 replies ^ | 2-7-2014 | Colin Flaherty
    Race-RiotsJohn J. Owens is absolutely sure race had nothing to do with the reason why 30 black people attacked five white people, including a mom and a baby, near Macon Georgia last week. The alleged assailants and victims could have been any race. “Color doesn’t matter, only the ‘idiot factor’ matters,” opined Mr. Owens in the Macon Telegraph. That means the rest is random. Anyone who ever took — and passed — a course in elementary statistics might wander about why Mr. Owens is so willing to dismiss race as a factor in the violence. Because the odds of 30...
  • Victim hears 'get white boy' before attack

    02/04/2014 11:11:04 AM PST · by Anila · 54 replies
    WND ^ | 02/03/14 | Colin Flaherty
    Cory Robinson woke up with a fractured skull. A black mob beat him, shredded his clothes and robbed him in San Antonio late Thursday night. The last thing Robinson heard was “get the white boy” and “knockout.” That much we know for sure. But many people who tried to cobble together the sometimes conflicting stories from several San Antonio news sites came away with the impression: 1) It was not an assault, but a fight, 2) Cory Robinson instigated it and 3) Mexicans were responsible for it. None of which is true. All of which is another example of how...
  • Bloody Sunday: Black Teens Arrested in Horrific Attacks in Alabama & Maryland (Video)

    02/03/2014 9:21:41 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 136 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | February 3, 2014 | Jim Hoft
    Senseless and Deadly– Two black teens were arrested today following the brutal attack of an 86 year-old man in Alabama. They beat him in the face and stabbed him several times. (VIDEO-AT-LINK)In Maryland on Sunday two young teens were arrested for killing a 51 year-old woman. A 14 year-old and 16 year-old teen were arrested this weekend for the murder of 51 year-old Kimberly Leto.(VIDEO-AT-LINK)ABC2 reported: Two teenagers have been arrested after police say they burglarized 51-year-old Kimberly Leto’s home and killed her. “That it was a 14 and 15-year-old is unimaginable. There is a loss of life and two...
  • The State of the Black America Pt I: The Black Man.

    01/29/2014 7:17:24 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 19 replies
    Thy Black Man ^ | January 28, 2014 | Darrick Herndon
    One out of every three African-American men will be incarcerated at some point in their lives. In order to place this into proper context, one in every 111 white women will ever see prison walls. In accordance with the Cress Theory extolled by Dr. Frances Cress Welsing, the fear of genetic annihilation at the hands of African men continues to drive the world’s most cruel and disparate prison system. African-American men comprise 40% of America’s prison population yet make up roughly 6-7% of the total population. Black men are not inherently criminal and Black America has to begin any discussion...
  • (OMAHA) Nebraska has the highest black homicide rate in U.S., national group says

    01/24/2014 9:24:46 AM PST · by Responsibility2nd · 39 replies
    World Herald ^ | 01/24/2014 | Christopher Burbach
    The day of the funeral for a 5-year-old Omaha girl killed by a stray bullet, a national organization declared that Nebraska has the highest black homicide rate in the nation. The statistics that the Washington D.C.-based Violence Prevention Center analyzed do not include the Jan. 15 killing of Payton Benson. The numbers come from 2011, the most recent year for which comprehensive national homicide data is available. But a high ranking is not a one-year anomaly. Thirty black people — including 27 people in Omaha — were killed in homicides in Nebraska in 2011. That translates to a black homicide...
  • AWFUL! Rev. Jeremiah Wright at MLK Breakfast: Tea Party Is “2.0 Upgrade of Lynch Mobs” (Video)

    01/21/2014 5:46:31 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 50 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | January 21, 2014 | Jim Hoft
    Obama’s former pastor, Rev. Jeremiah Wright, gave a speech to a largely black crowd in Delaware on MLK Day. The vile Chicago pastor said the Tea Party is “a 2.0 upgrade of the lynch mobs.” Reverend Wright spewed his toxic nonsense in Delaware yesterday at the 30th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Breakfast in Wilmington, Delaware. Rather than rejecting his hate speech the crowd gave him a standing ovation.: (VIDEO-AT-LINK)The crowd loved it and gave him a standing ovation. Delaware Online reported, via The Last Tradition: The controversial Rev. Jeremiah A. Wright told a crowd celebrating Martin...
  • NYPD arrests man in a possible 'knockout' attack in lower Manhattan

    01/17/2014 11:45:26 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 40 replies
    The New York Daily News ^ | January 16, 2014 | Rocco Parascandola
    A 24-year-old man punched a man in the nose in a possible “knockout” attack in lower Manhattan Wednesday, and was caught minutes later, police said. Laval Woods of Harlem is charged with felony assault in the 2 p.m. incident for allegedly sneaking up behind the victim, who is 74, on Fulton St. and hitting him. A bystander saved the victim from hitting the ground, said witness Misha Erwitt. PHOTO EXCLUSIVE: Laval Woods of Harlem is arrested for punching a man in the nose at about 2 p.m. in Lower Manhattan.
  • Sketch Released of Suspect Who Punched Los Gatos Woman, May Be Part of 'Knockout Game'

    01/11/2014 4:53:57 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 60 replies
    NBC Bay Area ^ | Friday, Jan 10, 2014
    Police are turning to the public to find the man who punched a woman as she was dropping her daughter off at dance practice in Los Gatos on Monday. Police released a sketch Friday of the suspect. They said he was wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans and a backwards white baseball cap when he attacked the woman for no apparent reason. There is speculation the attack could be part of a disturbing prank called the "Knockout Game," where random people are attacked while someone else videotapes it. Witnesses said the victim was injured but refused to go to the...
  • Black Mob Violence in Rochester: Get Used To It

    01/09/2014 9:01:06 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 82 replies
    FrontPage Mag ^ | 01/09/2014 | Colin Flaherty
    Rochester does not have a problem with black mob violence. Or black on white crime. The city does, however, have a problem with white people who are not used to it.So says a Rochester city councilman.The latest example is a “disturbing” video of a group of black people laughing and dancing as they talk about how they are going wait for an “old lady” to leave a convenience story, then smash her in the face with a snow ball. And a fist.Which they did. Thanks to the efforts of local activist Davy V., police have a copy of the video...
  • Study: Nearly half of all black males are arrested by age 23

    01/06/2014 7:45:17 PM PST · by Nachum · 85 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 1/6/14 | Caroline May
    A new study released Monday found that nearly half of all black males and almost 40 percent of white males are arrested by the time they are 23-years old. The analysis of national data from 1997 to 2008 of teenagers and young adults’ arrest histories — excluding traffic violations — were published Monday in the journal of Crime & Delinquency. While there was variation in the rate of arrest between black and white men, there was little racial variation in the arrest rates among women of different races.
  • A Purposely Censored Racial Attack In Ithaca New York ?….Black Suspects/ White Victim

    01/02/2014 6:51:28 PM PST · by Behind Liberal Lines · 37 replies
    The Last Refuge ^ | Posted on January 2, 2014
    In Ithaca New York, last Saturday night four black females jumped a white female in a racially driven attack. One of the black attackers took out a razor blade and cut the victim so badly she needed 47 stitches to her face. The cut runs from her hairline to her chin. Four black female suspects were arrested. However, post-attack the story worsens. The media has completely censored the crime; and even the local media will not report on the attack due to the horrific nature of the crime cast against the sensitivity toward what the crime represents.
  • Professor blames ‘southern white radicals’ for Obamacare debacle

    01/01/2014 9:33:37 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 123 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | January 1, 2014 | Eric Owens, education editor
    A professor who teaches constitutional law courses at the City University of New York’s John Jay College of Criminal Justice penned a Christmas Day essay blaming “southern White radicals” for the disastrous, slow-motion train wreck failure that has been the rollout of the Affordable Care Act. The essay, by Gloria J. Browne-Marshall at the website Politics in Color, is entitled “2013: A Year of Racial Challenges.” “[S]outhern White radicals vowed to stop implementation of the Obama-care law leading one to wonder if Tea Party members would oppose affordable healthcare if it came from a nonBlack [sic] President,” writes Browne-Marshall. In...
  • Brutal Knockout Attack at Upscale Mall Results in Cracked Ribs, Broken Ankle and Knocked Out Teeth

    12/31/2013 2:00:48 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 85 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | December 30, 2013 | Jim Hoft
    The knockout victim lies on the ground during a brutal assault in Virginia.A Charlottesville, Virginia couple were assaulted on Friday night by three young black men at an upscale mall. But don’t expect the Obama DOJ to look into this. After all, the victim was white. C-Ville reported: A couple’s late night stroll on the Christmas-lit Downtown Mall turned to terror in the early morning hours of Friday, December 20, when they were brutally assaulted by three men in what appears to have been a random act of violence. Even though one of the victims, Jeanne Doucette, managed to take...
  • Kiese Laymon on Trayvon, Black Manhood and Love

    12/30/2013 6:40:57 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 27 replies
    Color Lines ^ | December 30, 2013 | Professor Kiese Laymon
    “I can’t stop thinking about your ‘How do you want to be loved?’ question,” my student Wilson said to me two weeks ago. “And I was just wondering, when you asked yourself that question, what did you come up with?” I teach at Vassar College, an educational institution where resources, need-blind admissions, multisyllabic disengagement, cocaine and curious students are in relative abundance. This semester, I challenged myself to do more than move my 60 students beyond traditional “either/or” binaries of feeling or thinking, critical analysis or creative writing, intellectualizing or confessing, radical or capitalist praxis. I was less invested in...
  • Man, 20, 'bashed boss's wife and daughter to death with cement block because he got fired'

    12/28/2013 5:59:35 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 88 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | December 27, 2013 | Daily Mail Reporter
    A 20-year-old allegedly went to the Indianapolis home of his former boss during the middle of the day and murdered the man's wife and daughter after getting fired from his job, court documents claim. Christian Rene Haley was identified on Thursday as the suspect in the gruesome murder of Marylyn Erb, 52, and Kelley Erb, 23, on Friday December 20 at their house in Westfield. The two women were found dead in the basement near a pool of blood, according to a probable cause affidavit, with the time of death said to be between noon and 1pm, reported Haley...
  • Minneapolis mayoral candidate mugged for iPhone at Mall of America, charges say

    12/28/2013 8:56:28 AM PST · by TurboZamboni · 27 replies
    Pioneer Press ^ | 12-27-13 | David Hanners
    o the voters of Minneapolis, Mark Andrew was the guy who came in second in last month's mayoral election. To three robbers, he was just a mark. Andrew, 63, needed nine stitches to close a head wound suffered Thursday when, according to police, two female teenagers beat him after their male friend snatched Andrew's iPhone from a coffee shop table and ran. When Andrew gave chase, the two females allegedly jumped him and walloped him with a collapsible metal nightstick, police said. Although the attack took place outside a Starbucks at the busy Mall of America and was witnessed by...
  • Fights Break Out Across America Over Latest Air Jordans Release

    12/22/2013 2:33:52 PM PST · by RKBA Democrat · 80 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 12-22-13 | Tyler Durden
    There was a time in America when retail brawls only broke out around Thanksgiving dinner time (and increasingly earlier with every passing year). It appears that's no longer the case as the recent release of the Air Jordan 11s reveals. USA Today reports that following the release of Jordan 11 Retro Gamma Blue sneakers on Saturday, "the nation just about fell apart." One week ago, a crowd tore down a mall door just to get an advance ticket to buy the $185 Jordans. With the shoes now officially on sale, the world appears to be ending. And it goes on:...
  • Short Hills mall shooting update: 4 men arrested, identified in connection with deadly carjacking.

    12/21/2013 10:18:55 AM PST · by Seamus Mc Gillicuddy · 31 replies
    The Star Ledger ^ | 21 December 2013 | Ted Sherman and James Queally
    NEWARK — Nearly a week after 30-year-old Hoboken lawyer Dustin Friedland was gunned down in a deadly carjacking while returning to his vehicle in an upper level parking deck of the Mall at Short Hills, police this morning arrested four men on charges of murder. The four, were identified as Karif Ford, 31, Basim Henry, 32, Kevin Roberts, 35, all of Newark, and Hanif Thompson, 29, of Irvington. All were being held at the Essex County Correctional Facility on $2 million bail each.
  • Inside Brooklyn's 'Knockout Game' Scourge: Racial War Or Just A Senseless Game?

    12/21/2013 2:02:08 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 39 replies
    International Business Times ^ | December 20, 2013 | Connor Adams Sheets, senior reporter
    Ever since the “knockout game” exploded into the public consciousness last month, opinions have differed widely on what it is, when it started, or whether it even actually exists outside of a few high-profile incidents that have attracted national attention over the past two months. But several interracial communities in Brooklyn, N.Y., are undeniably in the grips of a wave of brutal, fist-borne violence, and the trend has some observers recalling the dark days of the 1991 Crown Heights riots with a mix of fear, outrage and sadness. Repeated attacks by black youths on Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn's key Jewish...
  • Harvard professor blasts ‘sick and barbaric’ knockout game, indifference of academia

    12/19/2013 10:08:14 AM PST · by InspCallahan · 16 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 12/9/13 | John Bennett
    “This pattern of violence is sick and barbaric, and, for its victims, both senseless and tragic,” said Harvard sociologist Orlando Patterson...
  • Black mob violence blamed on collective 'mental illness' (...traumatic syndrome of slavery')

    12/17/2013 6:02:55 PM PST · by Perseverando · 79 replies
    WND ^ | December 16, 2013 | Colin Flaherty
    Wilmington, Del., has a big problem: Large groups of black people are going crazy. And this collective “mental illness” is causing record levels of crime and gun violence in this mostly black town of 70,000. That is the official diagnosis of the city council, which, by unanimous agreement earlier this month, asked the Centers for Disease Control to investigate a wave of psychological mayhem that has turned this historic and once-charming city into an unrecognizable husk of its former self. Chief diagnostician of this crisis in public health is city council member Hanifa G.N. Shabazz: “There is a well known...
  • Queens man breaks leg in Harlem attack, claims to be victim of the 'knockout game'

    12/15/2013 3:08:42 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 37 replies
    The New York Daily News ^ | December 15, 2013 | Barry Paddock and Thomas Tracy
    A Queens man broke his leg Thursday in a horrific, unprovoked daytime attack similar to a “knockout game” strike, the Daily News has learned. Clifford Wong, 52, was leaving his job at a New York Lottery office in Harlem and was nearing his car on W. 126th St. near Lenox Ave. at about 2:30 p.m. when he saw a group of black teens watching him. “Something didn’t feel right so I crossed the street,” he said. “I took a few steps and in an instant one guy was in front of me.” “Where do you think you’re going?” the suspect...
  • Horror! Pittsburgh Teen Arrested for Beating & Raping 70 Year-Old Nun in Church Parking Lot (Video)

    12/14/2013 9:54:23 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 48 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | December 14, 2013 | Jim Hoft
    Horror! Pittsburgh youth beats and rapes a 70 year-old nun.Monster: Andrew Bullock, 18, admitted to beating and raping the nun after exposing himself to her. (Daily Mail) 18 year-old Andrew Bullock beat, choked, punched and raped a 70 year-old nun in the church parking lot.(VIDEO-AT-LINK) The nun suffered bruises, cuts and a broken jaw. The Daily Mail reported: Authorities near Pittsburgh have arrested an 18-year-old man who admitted to the brutal rape a nun in the parking lot behind the church where she serves Friday morning. The suspect, Andrew Bullock, faces at least 10 charges in the viscous attack. According...
  • The Knock Out Game Said to be Race Based Game

    12/10/2013 1:40:35 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 37 replies
    The Niagara Falls Reporter ^ | December 10, 2013
    A popular game called "knockout," usually played by young men and teens, requires a player to throw a surprise punch at a total stranger, who is actually not playing the game - and could be called the "target" or "object" of the game. If the player knocks out a stranger with a single punch he is the winner. In the second half of 2013, a number of games were reported in the United States, hosted in such places as Jersey City, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Washington, D.C., Milwaukee, Seattle, Syracuse, Fort Meyers, St. Louis and many other cities....
  • Hunting the Domestic Polar Bear

    12/07/2013 10:34:05 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 55 replies
    Taki's Magazine ^ | November 25, 2013 | Jim Goad
    Why has the American media suddenly snapped out of a self-induced coma to pay attention to the Knockout Game? Gullible journos are acting as if it’s a spanking-new phenomenon that is sweeping the country, but the practice of black wolf packs cold-cocking pedestrians for cheap thrills has been going on for years. The only thing that’s sweeping the country is the media’s sudden willingness to talk about it. And not only are they talking, they’ve also dropped dog whistles such as “youths” and “teens” and are openly noting the assailants’ and victims’ race. What was the tipping point? Some will...
  • Romaine McKenzie, unnamed juvenile arrested in suspected 'knockout' game spree in South Orange

    12/05/2013 10:44:28 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 14 replies
    News 12 New Jersey ^ | December 5, 2013
    Police say they have arrested two young suspects who they believe were playing the "knockout" game as they attacked total strangers on the streets of South Orange. The pair struck three times in just 45 minutes, punching out total strangers on the night of Nov 16. One victim was a Seton Hall student who was attacked near the campus. Chief James Chelel says detectives used a single tip and social media to track down the suspects. Romaine McKenzie, 18, of Irvington was arrested Tuesday and charged with aggravated assault. A 17-year-old from Newark, described as an accomplice, turned himself into...
  • Analysis: The 'Knockout Game' is about more than fistfights

    12/05/2013 6:18:47 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 45 replies
    United Press International ^ | December 5, 2013 | Joseph F. Cotto
    Over the last few weeks, a horrid phenomenon known as "the Knockout Game" has spread across the United States like wildfire. Generally speaking, it works like this: A group of teens or young adults single out an older individual. This unfortunate pedestrian is struck quickly and, before help can arrive, the attacking group runs off. Sometimes the victim is left with minor injuries, yet there are cases when an attack is fatal. In virtually all Knockout assaults, the so-called gamers have been black. Their targets, meanwhile, belong to another race. This pattern is so pervasive that many of those who...
  • Councilwoman Blames 'Knockout' Attacks on Tension Between Blacks and Jews

    12/05/2013 5:32:42 AM PST · by SJackson · 74 replies ^ | December 4, 2013 | Sonja Sharp
    CROWN HEIGHTS — The alleged "knockout" attacks on Jewish residents of Crown Heights may stem from ongoing racial tension between the neighborhood's black and Jewish communities, a newly-elected Brooklyn politician said. Councilwoman-elect Laurie Cumbo, who was elected to represent Crown Heights starting in January, released an open letter Tuesday saying that many of her black constituents told her they feel threatened by the growth of the neighborhood's Jewish community — and she fears the tension could be spiking the recent violence. "Many African American/Caribbean residents expressed a genuine concern that as the Jewish community continues to grow, they would be...
  • Stop the knockout game violence

    12/03/2013 8:45:13 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 18 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | December 1, 2013 | Millicent Carvalho-Grevious
    Millicent– A question was raised to during a free flowing conversation after the Thanksgiving Holiday dinner with my extended family on the “Knockout game.” We’re trying to figure out why are these (predominately African-American men) engaging in physical attacks on anonymous (mostly White) people for no other reason but to assault people they don’t know? One relative’s explanation was that it all comes back to subject of Obama. My family and I specifically agreed that we were not going to talk about politics which is why we tried to avoid talking about the mess with Obamacare, hence the conversation about...
  • 'Lefty' librarian beaten to pulp in Knockout Game 'I'm a lib but that didn't stop the violence'

    12/03/2013 8:24:09 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 65 replies
    WorldNetDaily ^ | December 3, 2013 | Colin Flaherty
    Before his encounter with the “Knockout Game” and racial violence, Paul Lane was “a lefty.” “As left as you can get,” he said. He supported Obama. Intends to vote for Hillary. Or least he did. That was until Nov. 7. The day everything changed for Paul. The day Kenneth Johnson walked into the Contra Costa, Calif., library and played the Knockout Game. “It was 2:49 in the afternoon,” said Lane, a librarian. “And this black guy – I won’t say he was a kid, he was 21 years old – comes into the room in the library. I was helping...
  • ‘Knockout game’ gives white America new reason to profile black men (Yes, he went there)

    12/02/2013 5:53:18 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 59 replies
    MSNBC's The Grio ^ | December 2, 2013 | Will Wright
    remember when I was growing up, New York was a rough-and-tumble place where attitudes of racial animosity ran parallel to the perceptions of black-on-white crime. And despite a robust, national civil rights movement, there were feelings that blacks were almost exclusively responsible for gangs, prostitution and heroin addiction. Back in the ’60s and ’70s, believe it or not, as a young black man I too had concerns about crime being perpetrated upon me. I recall how to cross Central Park, my buddies and I would sprint top speed from Central Park West to the Fifth Avenue on the East Side...
  • Exposing racist violence in America

    12/01/2013 4:20:12 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 17 replies
    WorldNetDaily ^ | December 1, 2013 | Joseph Farah
    Journalist Colin Flaherty recognized the trend long before anyone else in America – before the corporate media, before me, before Matt Drudge. He began tracking a noticeable and undeniable upswing in black-on-non-black racist violence – either in mob form or via what has become known as “the knockout game,” in which perpetrators took at least one unprovoked punch at an unsuspecting and innocent victim. Two years ago, Flaherty’s work got my attention. He had self-published a remarkable book called “White Girl Bleed A Lot” about this phenomenon. WND enlisted Flaherty to chronicle these attacks for publication and made arrangements to...