From Berkeley to Berkeley.

Thirty people gathered in Berkeley, California, on Christmas Eve, holding a candlelight vigil for Antonio Martin of Berkeley, Missouri, who died of a bullet wound fired by a police officer on Christmas Eve eve. Vigil for Anonio Martin in Berkeley, CA What we know is that we don’t know what really happened on December 23rd, 2014 at a gas station in Berkeley, MO, or whether we will ever know. What we do know is that at a rate of almost one person a day, another person of color is killed … Continued


No Justice for Andy Lopez.

Slain by a Sonoma Sheriff’s Deputy who believes he’s perpetually in the “kill zone”, Andy Lopez of Santa Rosa, CA will have no justice in death. His executioner, Eric Gelhaus will have to live with whatever conscience he dubiously possesses, as no jury will judge him.   The Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office announced Monday that it will not file criminal charges against a sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed 13-year-old Andy Lopez.   District Attorney Jill Ravitch said … that investigators concluded Deputy Erick Gelhaus “fired his weapon in response … Continued