Every time a black person is shot by police, leftists immediately adopt a blank stare and start acting like there is absolutely no need for a cop to ever draw his weapon unless he’s sure that the suspect has a bomb that’s about to detonate.
He was unarmed! He was trying to escape! The reasonable thing would have been to let him go!
But now we’re talking about 35-year-old white woman Ashli Babbitt, the only person to have died by direct violence at the Jan. 6 Capitol riot, and, well, there are apparently some instances where it actually is okay for a cop to fire his weapon on a criminal.
Just as one example, MSNBC Joy Reid said in May that she felt “sick” watching the police body camera footage of the attempted arrest of Andrew Brown in Elizabeth City, N.C., which ended in a shooting and Brown’s death. “Just sitting here at home watching American police descend into