Police Cannot Explain Killing of 15-year Old Jordan Edwards

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FEATURING TERRI BURKE – A fifteen year old African American teenager named Jordan Edwards was killed by police gunfire in Dallas, Texas recently. Edwards was leaving a party with friends when police shot into the car he was in, resulting in his death. Initially police released a statement claiming that the car was reversing in a “aggressive manner” toward officers. Later, after reviewing footage of the incident, police revoked the statement saying the car was driving away. Officer Roy Oliver, who fired the fatal shots, has been relieved of duty.

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Terri Burke, Executive Director of the ACLU of Texas.

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  1. The average person in the United States is not involved in a peace movement! Why? Because the peacemakers in the United States are not coordinated! That is why we have criminal behavior everywhere! We live in a violent culture! The peacemakers in the United States are all over the place, trying to do everything. They need the likes of the Madison Avenue ‘Mad Men’ to help the people establish a new national approach/strategy/campaign for peace! The peace symbol does not stand for anything anymore! What’s wrong with us??? We have to redefine peace in our country or continue down the road of violence. You know that! Thank you for giving me the opportunity to send this message.

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