Thursday, August 21, 2014

Mob justice in Ferguson

Rich Lowry at Politico:
The chant “no justice, no peace” is an apt rallying cry for Ferguson, Missouri, where protesters don’t truly want justice and there has been no peace. 
What justice demands in the case of the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson in disputed circumstances is a full and fair deliberative process that goes wherever the evidence leads. But is anyone marching so that Wilson can go free if the facts don’t support charging him?
Read more here.


Anonymous said...

Hands up. Don't loot.

One Brow said...

Gosh, there were only 5 eyewitnesses to the shooting. I can see why someone would want to wait for compelling evidence.