Yanez verdict widens divide between police, community

Post-BulletinProtesters gather at Silver Lake Village Shopping Center during a demonstration, Sunday in St. Anthony. The protesters marched against the acquittal of Officer Jeronimo Yanez, was found not guilty of manslaughter for shooting Philando Castile during a …Protests to enter fourth day after officer in Philando Castile shooting is acquitted ..

Colin Kaepernick Says Police Are Like Slave Catchers After Jury Clears Officer

Football player Colin Kaepernick compared the police to slave catchers after a jury cleared an officer for the fatal shooting of Philando Castile Friday. Kaepernick posted a side by side photo of a modern police badge next to a badge of a slave patrol ..

Yanez verdict only widens divide between police, community

Minneapolis Star TribuneFor black Minnesotans, the acquittal of Jeronimo Yanez in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile was the latest sign of a criminal justice system that delivers only heartbreak. “The first thing I thought is the system is a joke,” said Lewis McCaleb, 19 Acquittal in Philando Castile case is deja vu ..

Third day of protests over Yanez verdict marked by march on St. Anthony

Minneapolis Star TribuneThe weekend brought more protests of the verdict in the Philando Castile case. At MPR, Doualy Xaykaothao reports, “On Father’s Day, demonstrators marched through parts of the city of St. Anthony to remember Philando Castile, and protest the acquittal Colin Kaepernick is doing little to help his own cause ..

Colin Kaepernick Compares Police to Slave Patrol After Philando Castile Verdict

Bleacher ReportFree-agent NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick posted a picture on social media this week comparing modern police officers to fugitive slave patrols. Here’s a look at the message Kaepernick posted on Twitter after the Philando Castile verdict:.Colin Kaepernick is doing little to help his own cause ..