The body count of black Americans continues to climb and it is not at the hands of the police. Wrap you mind around this fact–we are getting more casualties in black communities in major American cities in one week than our soldiers in Iraq incurred in a month during the height of the war in Iraq (I’m referring to the 2003 fiasco).
New York City endured its bloodiest week so far this year, as gun violence continues to soar ahead of what could be another violent summer.
NYPD data shows 50 people were shot in 46 separate incidents over a seven-day period ending Sunday evening — a more than 250 percent surge from the same week in 2020.
ABC 7 / Chicago Sun Times reported that the first fatality occurred Friday night around