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After a breathtaking week in American history, during which cities throughout the nation boarded up to prepare for potential violence that would have put the 1992 Los Angeles riots to shame, the guilty verdict of Derek Chauvin seemed poised to cool tensions, at least for a time. But this assumption was dashed by none other than woke basketball superstar LeBron James, hellbent on igniting another crusade against police when an officer protected a teen-ager from being stabbed with a knife.
Fabrications immediately followed James' condemnation, in which a police officer kneeling on the neck of a nonviolent suspect for nine long minutes was equal to a policeman taking down a rampaging assailant with a large knife who attempted to stab more than one person. Despite the clear contrast between these two situations, context has been lost on the radical left. Racial activists on Twitter such as Bree Newsome took the opportunity to tweet out that "teenagers have been having fights involving knives for eons," as if this justified the actions of the knife-wielding Ma'khia Bryant. Newsome once again used her platform to call for the defunding and abolishment of law enforcement across the country, the real agenda being promoted...