Letter from a basketball court.
I was sucker punched and stomped on a city basketball court (Norfolk) years ago, racially mixed group.
The other team basically wasn’t even competitive, and as the game went on they started in with elbows. I stopped the action and told one kid I wouldn’t be risking injury over a pick-up game, when BLAM! got hit by a punch from behind.
I fought my way back to my feet after getting stomped probably a dozen times and the punks ran away.
I had eyewitnesses who told me the names of my attackers and even their neighborhoods, so I went downtown to press charges. The cop at the desk refused to even take out an inkpen, calling the situation ‘mutual combat’.
I think cops and courts figured out that they can appear to be doing a better job by pointing to statistics, and not filing reports is a way to cheat the system.
Sad turn of events, I recognized the name of one of my attackers maybe a year later in the newspaper.
He had gotten kicked out of a party, went and found a golf club, returned and beat the host so bad he was permanently disabled.
About the Author
Colin Flaherty is an award winning reporter and author of the #1 best selling book White Girl Bleed a Lot: The Return of Racial Violence to America and How the Media Ignore it.
His new book is Knockout Game a Lie? Aww, Hell No.
Both books are about black mob violence, black on white crime and the Knockout Game.
His work has appeared in more than 1000 news sites around the world, including the New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Time Magazine. His story about how a black man was unjustly convicted of trying to kill his white girlfriend resulted in his release from state prison and was featured on Court TV, NPR, The Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribune.
Thomas Sowell: ”Reading Colin Flaherty’s book made painfully clear to me that the magnitude of this problem is greater than I had discovered from my own research. He documents both the race riots and the media and political evasions in dozens of cities.” – National Review.
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Allen West: “At least author Colin Flaherty is tackling this issue (of racial violence and black on white crime) in his new book, White Girl Bleed a Lot: The Return of Racial Violence to America and How the Media Ignore it.“
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Daily Caller: “As the brutal “knockout” game sweeps across the U.S., one author isn’t surprised by the attacks or the media reaction. Colin Flaherty, author of the book “White Girl Bleed A Lot: The Return of Racial Violence to America and How The Media Ignore It,” began chronicling the new wave of violence nearly a year ago — revealing disturbing racial motivations behind the attacks and a pattern of media denial.”
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David Horowitz: “A determined reporter, Colin Flaherty, broke ranks to document these rampages in a book titled, White Girl Bleed A Lot”
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