In color, or black-and white, this image always says "To Protect And To Serve"
It looks like racism in the St. Louis Police Dept. just gave that new N.W.A. biopic a much-needed shot in the arm:
"With the recent events of a young man killed by the police in New York City and with Trayvon Martin and with all the other African-American young men that have been killed by police officers ... this is a dire concern to the NAACP, especially our local organization.
Anytime you have this type of event that's taken place, emotions are going to run high. But for 600 people to gather around an area to see where a man is lying in the street, that means something happened that should have not happened."
Ice Cube's descriptive - and predictive - powers are undiminished
When it comes to this centuries-old circumstance, that continually results in blacks dying - old and young alike - you can say that again:
Like American slavery itself, a lot has "happened that should have not happened,...."