Jamilah Nasheed

Missouri legislator Jamilah Nasheed recently raised a question that shook the ground in places already upended by frustration. Hours after a New York City grand jury declined to indict the officer who used a chokehold in the death of Staten Island, N.Y. resident Eric Garner, Nasheed tweeted, “Has the KKK infiltrated the police department?” When […]

  It’s always interesting to see what minor infractions select police officers decide to enforce and to what extent. While I can admittedly attest to the occasional annoyance of finding one too many leaflets on my car, I don’t believe the offending party needs to be manhandled for what essentially boils down to an awfully petty matter. […]