Daily Archives: August 7, 2013

Graphic Beating Raises Cultural Concerns


“The windmilling fists and stomping feet rain down blows on the 13-year-old boy,” reports CNN.

“Trapped on the floor between the bus seats, he cries out as he receives fierce punch after vicious kick from the three bigger, older youths.”

The video just surfaced yesterday.  It’s stunning. Shocking.  And frightening.  St   Petersburg, Florida,  bus driver, John Moody, called dispatcher and yelled, You gotta get somebody here quick, quick, quick, quick. They’re about to beat this boy to death over here.” Continue reading


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