Tag Archives: jasmyne cannick

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: LAPD Sergeant Did the Right Thing with Daniele Watts

    Oct 3, 14 by EUROpinion 9 Comments


    *Los Angeles police sergeant Jim Parker does not deserve to be fired for his role in the handcuffing and detaining of actress Daniele Watts when she refused to identify herself.  I know that probably isn’t going to go over well with some African-Americans, but that’s how I feel about the situation. Daniele Watts and her man celebrity […]

  • ‘Red Band Society’ Ads Taken Down From LA Metro Buses After Complaints

    Sep 22, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *A controversial ad for the new Fox TV show “Red Band Society” has been pulled from LA Metro buses. According to the Los Angeles Times, the ad was removed Thursday amid complaints from activists, who found it to be racist and offensive. The “Red Band Society” bus ad featured a picture of the show’s cast […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: On Police Brutality, Democrats Need to Sh*t or Get Off the Pot

    Aug 26, 14 by EurOpinion 7 Comments


    *Democrats need to shi*t or get off the pot when it comes to standing up for civil rights issues for Blacks in 2014. Now I specifically said civil rights for Blacks because we already know that Democrats have no reservations about raising their voices on civil rights for illegal immigrants and gays.  But I have […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: Black Federal Agents Targeted with Racial Slurs

    Aug 25, 14 by EurOpinion 6 Comments


    Racism towards Black civilians by local law enforcement officers is as old as racism towards Blacks by whites in general in this country.  So it came as no surprise to me when I found out that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has been covering up its own brewing scandal involving African-Americans and racism. In […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: Don’t Expect Much from Politicians on Death of Ezell Ford

    Aug 25, 14 by EurOpinion 2 Comments


    *There’s been a lot of griping and mumbling about the lack of public outrage or even visible concern by Los Angeles area politicians regarding the shooting death of 25-year-old Ezell Ford in South Los Angeles by a pair of LAPD officers.  It has been nearly two weeks since police fatally shot Ford, a Black man […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: LAPD Captain Pens Tell-All Open Letter

    Jul 31, 14 by EurOpinion 1 Comment


    Los Angeles Police Department Commanding Officer Captain Peter Whittingham of the Criminal Gang-Homicide Division (and let’s hope he’s not demoted after this) has penned an eyebrow raising tell-all letter to the police commission regarding the reappointment of Chief Charlie Beck.  In it he details cases of serious misconduct and what he alludes to as Chief Beck’s unwillingness […]