According to the former Chief of Police in Chicago, the Black Lives Mater movement is the root cause of increased violence. Not mincing words in his opinion, he names the movement as the key factor in black male deaths. The uncalled for loss of support and respect of our police is laid at the feet of BLM. Read his thoughts here.
As Written By Harper Neidig for The Hill:
Former Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy on Sunday blamed the Black Lives Matter movement for causing a rise in violent crime around the country.
During a radio interview with John Catsimatidis on AM 970 in New York, McCarthy blamed protests against police brutality in cities like Baltimore, Ferguson, Mo., and Charlotte, N.C., for creating a “political atmosphere of anti-police sentiment.”
“So what’s happening, and this is ironic, is that a movement with the goal of saving black lives at this point is getting black lives taken, because 80 percent of our murder victims here in Chicago are male blacks,” McCarthy said. “Less than half of 1 percent of all the shootings in this city involve police officers shooting civilians……
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