Facebook’s deliberate double standard were exposed as users continued to advocate the killing of white police officers after the massacre in Dallas.
Users were posting anti-police images in comments under the hashtag fuck12 and #fuckthepolice.
Twitter was also awash with … Read the rest
Thousands took to the streets of U.S. cities on Friday to denounce the fatal shooting by police of two black men this week, marching the day after a black gunman killed five police officers watching over a similar demonstration in … Read the rest
An agricultural organisation says it is very worried at statistics that show farm and smallholding attacks have been on the rise since 2011.
The Transvaal Agricultural Union of SA, Tau SA, is scheduled to reveal its statistics on farm murders … Read the rest
South Africa’s capital was tense on Wednesday after residents torched buses and looted shops overnight, police said, in clashes sparked by the ruling party’s choice of a mayoral candidate for local polls.
Africa’s most industrialised country will hold local government … Read the rest
A massive, migrant crime wave is surging across Germany according to figures buried in a new report released by the country’s Interior Ministry. The data reveals that without migrants considered, crime rates in Germany would have remained roughly static since … Read the rest
At least two people were killed in Hammanskraal, north of Pretoria, during a violent protest, the Tshwane Metro Police said on Monday.
Tshwane Metro Police spokesperson, Senior Superintendent Isaac Mahamba, said at least two people had died and about six … Read the rest
A 15-year-old boy was left brain dead after he was shot in his head in a drive-by shooting.
Keegan Smith died at around 2pm on Sunday when doctors at Groote Schuur Hospital switched off the machines that were keeping him … Read the rest
In the coloured (mixed-race) suburb of Manenberg in Cape Town, 20 people have already died this month in gang wars. More police were deployed yesterday morning in an attempt to stop the violence.
Over the weekend residents were fearful of … Read the rest
Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin engaged in a Twitter feud with “female rapper” Azealia Banks this week. Banks made a vile suggestion for the politician to be “gang-raped.” Twitter didn’t want to referee the feud and allowed Banks to exercise … Read the rest
Foreign nationals were attacked in separate incidents on Johannesburg’s East Rand at the weekend, South African Police said.
On Saturday, in Tsepong in De Dear, three men shot an Ethiopian national inside a shop.
“The suspects got into their vehicle … Read the rest
A young white man has almost been beaten to death by a black mob in the Rustenburg area, on his way back from the Sun City holiday resort. A gang of “five or six” black males ambushed Mr. Jacques Smith … Read the rest
Four homicides over the weekend and two more Monday morning pushed Chicago’s homicide count so far this year to double the same period last year.
The city has recorded at least 95 homicides since the first of the year, compared … Read the rest
Watched a stabbing at school lately? The South African Department of Education has an answer. It offers counselling to pupils who see stabbings, in a clear acknowledgement that eradicating such behaviour would be impossible.
The latest incident where a 21-year-old … Read the rest
A protest at UCT, led by black #RhodesMustFall campaigners, led to violence on Tuesday night.
Black students gathered paintings and artifacts and set them alight, saying “whiteness is burning”. Plaques and paintings of Jan Smuts were amongst the artifacts set … Read the rest