top of page
Search

Who Failed Ma'Khia Bryant? It was not the police.

Ma'Khia Bryant's death raises a few questions:

1. Why did this 16-year-old feel the need to go after two other girls with a knife?

2. What happened in her young life that made her so angry that she was willing to kill (or seriously injure) someone at 16?

3. Where were the adults in her life helping her navigate through difficult situations? Did she have any adults that she trusted and could turn to?

4. Why was she so lost that she was willing to lose her life at 16? I say "willing" because you don't go into a knife fight without knowing that you may be the one who ends up dead, and she was at the age of reason.

The police officer was only doing his job. We know good and well that if he had let Ma'Khia kill or injure the other 2 black girls, we (in the black community) would have said that he did not care because they were black. He, in fact, saved a life.

And, honestly, if she went after my child with a knife, I would have stopped her, or wanted the police to, in order to save my child's life, 16 or not.

It's sad that Ma'Khia lost her life at 16, but it was the adults in her life who failed her, not the police.

3 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

They have ruined their own movement

This is really an incredible moment in our nation's history. Never have we witnessed a political movement or ideology that self-imploded so soon after it began. The trans activists are literally dest

Please pray for president trump

For those who believe in the power of prayer, I ask that you pray for President Trump and his family. This is beyond politics. This is about a political witch hunt. This is also about trying to contr

Hallelujah! He is risen!

Today, Resurrection Sunday, is the holiest day on the Christian calendar. Without Jesus' death and resurrection, we would be lost. Thank you, Lord! Below is 1 Corinthians 15: 1. Moreover, brethren,

コメント


bottom of page