We shouldn’t be screaming ‘racism’ when an African American prosecutor investigates a police incident and determines it was a tragedy but not a crime.
Oprah Winfrey is going to hate me for what I’m about to say. After all, she paid for billboards demanding that “the police involved in killing Breonna Taylor be arrested and charged.” And being a die-hard Democrat, I’m going to hate myself for praising a rising star in Republican politics — Kentucky attorney general Daniel Cameron.
Cameron announced last week that charges would not be brought against the two officers who entered Taylor’s house and shot her while they served a search warrant. It was the right decision. And given the aggressive demands for murder charges from celebrities, politicians and a powder keg public, it was a brave decision to follow the law despite certain public blowback.
The decision to decline charges does not diminish the