You know the drill. Black lives matter. They matter so much that the Black Lives Matter Effect is turning major cities into death zones. And the victims of these shootings are mostly black. By all means, let’s go on with defunding the police and restorative justice. Only good things can happen. Like New York City racking up as many shootings so far as in all of 2019.
In a year of increased violence, New York City hit a grim bench mark Tuesday — its 922nd shooting victim of 2020, matching the total for all of 2019, according to NYPD statistics.
By midnight Monday, police had already had 919 shooting victims. Three hours later, the discovery of three men shot in the same incident at Wyona Street in Brooklyn pushed the toll for the year to 922, officials said.
Grim bench mark, indeed.
BLM is turning into the Democrats’ Iraq War.
From Monday through early Tuesday, the city saw 15 people wounded in 11 shootings. That spasm of violence followed the wounding Sunday of 18 people in 15 shootings. Police Commissioner Dermot Shea, who along with Mayor Bill de Blasio has rolled out various initiatives to quell the gunfire, voiced disappointment about the weekend toll.
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