DARC Ethiophile Chronicles
On this day
January 7, 1986 White teens in Howard Beach chased Michael Griffith, an African-American youth, onto a freeway where he was hit by a motorist. Griffith died from his injuries setting off a wave of protests and racial tensions in New York.
The despicable plight of African in the Americas continue even until today with the white extremist execution of Blacks including but not limited to Eleanor Bumpers, Yusuf Hawkins, Willie Turks, Sean Bell, Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Eric Garner and Tamir Rice.