Rioters aren’t Protestors & Militia aren’t Cops

Episode 97 August 31, 2020 01:32:12
Rioters aren’t Protestors & Militia aren’t Cops
Black On Both Sides
Rioters aren’t Protestors & Militia aren’t Cops

Aug 31 2020 | 01:32:12


Show Notes

Black On Both Sides Episode #97

Rest in peace to our first mainstream black super hero. Chadwick Boseman lost his battle with cancer and the world was shocked because we didn’t know he was sick. We all know what Marvel means to Kunta, but the world felt this loss.

17 year olds should not carry AR-15s. In fact, it is illegal to carry one. However, Kyle did. In the process of carrying this weapon, he killed two people and injured another. Why was he even in a state that he did not live in? Do we need a militia to protect businesses? Why wasn’t he arrested the night of the shootings? Many questions here. Do we think that a proper investigation will be had?

I want to separate protesters from rioters and law enforcement from militia. I don’t think these groups should be considered the same thing, nor do I think the former should suffer for the latter’s negligence and/or criminality. But was the militia perceiving that police supported their movement? Were they actually supporting it?

Lastly and most importantly, how do we feel about the Jacob Blake shooting? What warrants the use of deadly force? Was there enough of that in this scenario to excuse the police from opening fire? Kunta cites a case that provides precedent against this shooting.

Rioters aren’t Protestors & Militia aren’t Cops #BOBS097

Support the show by paying your laugh tax or becoming a  premium subscriber HERE

Get Show merch here: MERCH

Follow us at: Twitter Instagram Facebook

Other Episodes

Episode 117

March 22, 2021 01:35:14
Episode Cover

Privilege Falls Up

Black On Both Sides Episode #117 Kunta channels his inner New Yorker to start off this episode professing his love for a man named...


Episode 1

May 31, 2018 01:36:47
Episode Cover

Oh Say Can You Kneel #BoBs001

Episode #1 KingKunta is happy to announce the death of Aubrey Graham. He believes that now is the time to pay respects to the...


Episode 89

June 29, 2020 01:12:47
Episode Cover

Nooses Aren’t Used For That

Black On Both Sides Episode #89 KingKunta spent all weekend celebrating how much pride he has. So much so, he showed up to record...