Democratic Congressman: Keep Filming The Cops

Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.) said Wednesday that, in the wake of a video showing a South Carolina police officer fatally shooting an unarmed black man, young people should keep their cameras turned on police. "I've advised young people, keep your cell phones tuned up. Keep the battery charged. And don't hesitate to turn them on when you see things happening that's unbecoming or you think may cross the line," Clyburn said in an interview with MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell. "I think that we are going to have to do more of this, because I think that's what it's going to take for police officers to really think twice before pulling their weapons," he said. Clyburn's comments come days after Officer Michael Slager shot 50-year-old Walter Scott eight times as Scott fled the scene after a minor... read more
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Democratic Congressman: Keep Filming The Cops