A statement by the black defendant, filled with despondency over failing to kill more whites (even asking the family of Michael Brown for forgiveness in not exacting enough justice in the Gentle Giant's name...)
|Detroit, 2015: A Black male (guilty of executing two whites) tells the family of Michael Brown he is sorry more justice - the killing of more whites - didn't occur|
A reply from the mother of one the black defendant's white victims, affirming her belief in the power of forgiveness in the face of unrepentant race war.
It could only happen in Detroit.
It could only happen in America.
[Detroit man who murdered two white teens declares ‘black lives matter’ during sentencing, Washington Times, 1-23-15]:
A black man who was found guilty of murdering two white teenagers execution-style in a vacant Detroit field defiantly declared “black lives matter” Wednesday before being sentenced to life in prison.
Fredrick Young and Felando Hunter were sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without parole for robbing, torturing and murdering Jourdan Bobbish and Jacob Kudla, who had met up with them to buy drugs, a local Fox affiliate reported.
Young shocked the courtroom when he was given the chance to address the victims’ families, but instead apologized to the families of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
“I’d like to say sorry to the families of Aiyanna Jones, Michael Brown, Eric Garner,” he said. “And I want to apologize to them for not being able to get justice for their loved ones who was murdered in cold blood.
Young’s message, Jourdon Bobbish’s mother, Carrie Bobbish, spoke of forgiveness during her impact statement, the Fox affiliate reported. Despite
“In the end — knowing who Jourdan was, I believe he would want me to offer forgiveness,” she told the court. “Although I know I may struggle with that endeavor for the rest of my life, it would be what Jourdan would want.
“On behalf of Jourdan and myself, I will pray for forgiveness for both of you,” she said to her son’s killers.Just to clarify how those two white teens were murdered (execution-style).