He’s engaging in an activity to which virtually every one of us can relate. A mundane errand each of us must perform regularly: perhaps once a week, or maybe every other day. But up until the last few years, before our friends on the left continued to push for more liberal policies on crime, and before our naïve friends and neighbors thought it would be a good idea to vote for this increasing insanity, most of us could complete these tasks without fearing for our lives… but not anymore.
On Friday, a SWAT team from Philadelphia P.D. were executing a search warrant. A suspect named Kristian Reyes, who has since been charged with multiple offences including attempted murder and various drug manufacturing crimes, wasn’t going to go quietly. He opened fire on police and struck one officer in the chest. Fortunately, that officer was wearing a bullet proof vest and has therefore lived to tell his story.
The current plague of violence is impacting the black community at a dramatically higher rate than other ethnic groups, with over 85% of all homicide victims last year being black folks, even though they make up only 44% of the population. If black lives truly matter, why hasn’t Black Lives Matter descended on Philadelphia to help put a stop to this massacre?
It would be difficult to find a bluer city than the City of Philadelphia, PA, and any finger-pointing to other political parties or ideologies would be absurd. Democrats have been running the city for decades, and they own the wreckage they’ve created.