Police

Business As Usual…

Yesterday evening, I came across an article about little Aiyana Stanley-Jones who was tragically killed in 2010 during a police raid of her home while sleeping on the couch.  Seeing her picture on the front page of a national news outlet signaled to me that it was possible her death had not gone completely unnoticed.  I still recall hearing about little Aiyana on the news when the tragedy initially occurred.  I was certain that, as more people learned of the circumstances of her death, national outrage would spark a movement that would leave an indelible mark on the consciousness of every American.  Unfortunately, one to two weeks after her death, there was virtual radio silence regarding little Aiyana and those who killed her. (more…)

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