The above is a picture of Philip Savopoulos. He was ten years old when he was stabbed and burned.
You might remember the Michael Brown shooting. Here’s a recap of how the story was handled in the media:
Michael Brown, an unarmed black teen, was shot and killed by police in Ferguson, Missouri.
FERGUSON, Mo. — A friend who was walking beside black teenager Michael Brown when he was killed by a white police officer says the unarmed 18-year-old victim was shot “like an animal.”
What you need to know about the death of an unarmed black teenager in Missouri
Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot dead on August 9 by Darren Wilson, a white police officer.
Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot and killed on Aug. 9, by Darren Wilson, a white police officer, in Ferguson, Mo., a suburb of St. Louis.
A look back at the ongoing unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, since the death of Michael Brown. The unarmed black teen was shot and killed by a white police officer.
Now, with that as a background, let’s look at this:
The Savopoulos family was murdered not long ago in Washington DC. The murders were gruesome and heinous. Four people were bound and at least three, including a ten year boy, were stabbed.
Here is another description from CBS.
Here is another from CNN.
And one from Yahoo.
See if you can figure out what’s missing from all of them.
For Bonus points:
That’s Officer Kerrie Orozco on the left. She’s dead. On the right it Marcus Wheeler, the alleged killer.
Officer Orozco recently gave birth. Here is her family:
Read the story. Any and all of them. It’s really curious how some things just aren’t worth mentioning in selected incidents. It is really curious that race is suddenly unimportant when whites die at the hands of blacks.
Why is that?
The Savopouloses were white and unarmed. Not newsworthy? There was no mention whether Figueroa was Hispanic or a white Hispanic.
It’s all very curious.