Tag Archives: florida

  • Jordan Davis Documentary Headed to HBO (VIDEO)

    Aug 25, 15 by Steffanie Rivers 4 Comments

    *After Michael Dunn shot to death teenager Jordan Davis at a Jacksonville, Florida gas station in 2012, the teen’s family wanted to do more than join a support group for parents of murdered children. So they participated in the production of a documentary that chronicled the life of their son and the trial of his […]

  • BlackandBlueNews: Florida Cop Bullies Harvard Grad

    Dec 18, 14 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 5 Comments

    *Over and over we are hearing complaints from the motoring public of instances when an errant police, seemingly drunk with power decides to exert his authority just because. As in the recent case of Hialeah Police Officer Harold Garzon who initiated a traffic stop for “loud music” upon hearing N.W.A. ‘s “F*ck Tha Police” coming […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Early Voting is A Privilege, Not A Right

    Oct 27, 14 by riversteff 7 Comments

    *When an unarmed Michael Brown was shot multiple times and killed by Ferguson, MO police officer Darren Wilson last August, residents in that area said they were determined to make a change first by civil protests then by electing new leadership in November. Yet all the talk about showing up in full force to the […]

  • Allen West Came ‘this Close’ to being Foreclosed on by his HOA

    Sep 10, 13 by PJ 2 Comments

    *Tea Party fav/Obama hater and Fox News Channel contributor Allen West has issues with the Fountain Spring Homeowners Association in Florida for filing liens against him and his wife, Angela West four times in the past two years. Reportedly, the liens stem from West not paying his maintenance fees for months at a time. The […]

  • Florida School Bus Driver ‘in Shock’ Does Little to Help Boy Beaten on Bus (Video)

    Aug 5, 13 by EurPublisher 16 Comments

    *There have been so many cases of violence on school busses that it would be understandable if more and more students find alternate transportation to school. A Florida school bus driver, John Moody, 64, in Pinellas County, was witness to a horrific beating of one student by three older, bigger boys on his bus from […]

  • Jesse Jackson: Florida is an ‘Apartheid State'; Governor Scott wants Apology

    Aug 1, 13 by Brainuser1 16 Comments

    *In a style truly his own, Rev. Jesse Jackson spoke his mind at a recent visit to Florida; where he went to support the Dream Defenders; the group that has been staging a sit-in since mid-July in protest of the state’s Stand Your Ground law. Jackson called  Florida an “Apartheid state,” and named it “the Selma […]