There can be no doubt Black America is under attack by the police. In this video, two Houston cops beat a Black teen in a display of police brutality. But what their commander says when he finds out that someone filmed it is outrageous.
Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.