Tag: Gun Violence

Donald Trump Will Deploy Federal Agents to Chicago as Part of Nationwide ‘Anti-Violence’ Operation

Photo: Nam Y. Huh (AP) Throughout his presidency, White House occupant Donald Trump has had an obsession with Chicago. Advertisement Trump frequently pointed to Chicago’s crime rates throughout his presidency, but declined to make a presidential visit to the Windy City until 2019, when he met with Chicago police and railed against then-Superintendent Eddie Johnson […]

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‘It’s a War Out Here’: More Than a Dozen People Were Shot at a Funeral in Chicago

Tyler LaRiviere/Chicago Sun-Times via AP Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. At least 15 people were wounded in Chicago on Tuesday night when someone fired shots from a car at people at a funeral home, according to local reports. Chicago Police first deputy superintendent Eric Carter told reporters […]

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Lawyer for Michigan Couple Who Pulled Gun on Black Family Says They Were Victims of ‘Ethnic Intimidation’

Screenshot: WXYZ Detroit If it’s one thing white women know how to do, it’s to turn on the tears when they need to turn off the heat from their own behavior. Advertisement Jillian Wuestenberg is now tapping into that super power to fight back against the charges of felonious assault slapped against her and her […]

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Rickey Smiley Speaks On Therapy Following Daughter’s Shooting And PTSD

Source: Paras Griffin / Getty The aftereffects of gun violence are setting in for Rickey Smiley and his daughter after she was shot multiple times over the Fourth of July weekend. His 19-year-old daughter Aaryn Smiley had to undergo surgery after she was shot three times in Houston, Texas, according to updates from Rickey himself. […]

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Rickey Smiley Challenges Black Communities ‘To Get These Hoodlums Out’ After Daughter’s Shooting

Source: YouTube / Rickey Smiley Rickey Smiley directly challenged Black communities to confront their gun violence while delivering a passionate and at times emotional update about his daughter’s condition days after she was shot multiple times in Houston. The comedian and radio host on Wednesday morning posted a video to his social media channels to […]

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Rickey Smiley Rips Black On Black Gun Violence After His Daughter Is Shot In Houston

UPDATED: 6:57 a.m. ET, July 7 — Rickey Smiley said his daughter is recovering from surgery after being shot multiple times over the weekend in Houston. The comedian and radio show host shared with his listeners on Monday that his youngest daughter had been shot three times, prompting him to travel to see her. Aaryn […]

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