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CEO Obama gave an interview recently in which he says cannabis (pot) should be regulated like tobacco and alcohol but refuses to use the power of his office to bring those changes about. http://kwqc.com/2016/12/01/obama-says-marijuana-should-be-treated-like-cigarettes-or-alcohol/
A 15-year-old Black freshman at the Clackamas Academy of Industrial Sciences in Oregon City, Oregon is being terrorized by white students. http://www.rawstory.com/2016/11/oregon-schools-only-black-girl-keeps-finding-go-back-to-africa-nr-notes-in-her-binder/
The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office have charged 31-year-old Daniel Porter-Kelly with the murder of William Sims, with a hate crime enhancement. Two other suspects are still being sought in connection with the crime, 32-year-old Ray Simons of Hercules, and 31-year-old Daniel Ortega, from Richmond or Novato, California. http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2016/11/30/piedmont-diversity-panel-denounces-sims-killing-recalls-musicians-involvement-with-city/
As reports of racist terrorism of non-white people by white people continue to escalate so is Black gun ownership according to reports. http://www.nbcnews.com/business/consumer/trump-s-victory-has-fearful-minorities-buying-guns-n686881
New Jersey Senator Cory Booker is calling for the Department of Justice to ‘promptly and thoroughly’ investigate reports of brutal and abusive police tactics employed against peaceful water protectors opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. http://thefreethoughtproject.com/standing-rock-booker-investigation-dapl-oppression/#26bVEdpbqB28cEpt.99
Trump’s rhetoric against Muslims and reports of white terrorism attacks are more than likely what set off Abdul Razak Ali Artan, the Somalian immigrant who attacked other Ohio State University students who was shot dead by a cop during his rampage. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/11/30/i-interviewed-the-ohio-state-attacker-on-the-first-day-of-school-it-felt-important-now-its-chilling/?tid=pm_local_pop&utm_term=.608955324a98
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