Ironically, the incident that “awakened” 21-year-old killer Dylann Roof was the Trayvon Martin case, according to a manifesto that has been attributed to him. We say ironically, because for many others in this country, Martin’s tragic death sparked their activism and declaration that #BlackLivesMatter. Roof, who admitted to opening fire in the historic Emanuel AME church in […]

When white supremacist Dylann Storm Roof was captured and questioned about his role in the AME Emanuel Church massacre that left nine dead in Charleston, South Carolina, he told the police that he “targeted a historic African American church” and “that he wanted to start a race war.” Yet some media claimed that this was […]