A former Marine from Kansas City was identified as the shooter. He was killed at the scene.
"If the governor of Minnesota can ask the President to do something, we sure as hell can."
"This was more than just an attack on the LGBTQ community; the victims were overwhelmingly young and Latino."
"You are not born with it, you are taught racism; let's look for a cure to racism just as we seek cures to other diseases."
Obama said, "The gun lobby may be holding Congress hostage right now, but they cannot hold America hostage."
A man who recorded the incident said it began when he and friends were walking across a barricaded street and the light changed as they were crossing.
Although this year has garnered an increase in transgender visibility, murders and violence against transgender people are on the rise.
Fox News coverage of this week's events failed to place anything in context and amounted to a full-fledged attempt to stoke the flames of racism and violence.
The trooper plainly didn't like Bland's forthright defense of her civil rights; in Texas, you can be prosecuted for resisting arrest even if the actual arrest was illegal.
An Ohio appeals court declined to force the arrest of the Cleveland police officers involved in the murder of 12-year old Tamir Rice.