Now why didn't this get ANY media attention? True Americans or uncle Toms? I read this happened also during the after Rodney King, LA riots.
The men said they felt indebted to the store’s owner, Doug Merello, who employed them over the course of several years.
In a city torn apart by racial tensions, the fact that black residents took up arms to defend a white-owned store made headlines.
Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/1638935/black-residents-armed-with-assault-rifles-stand-guard-outside-white-owned-business-during-ferguson-riots/#prqd6l70A0OqfXKH.99
Good to know though! Inspiring to know that everyone isn't stupid.
Was it covered on CBS / NBC / ABC / CNN / MSNBC newscasts? I would be very surprised if it was.
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