Connect with us

Ask A White Jewish Guy





The verdict is in for the trial of Michael Dunn, a white man charged with killing African American Jordan Davis, one of a number of people in a vehicle playing “loud music”. He was found guilty on four of the five charges, including three second-degree attempted murder charges. However, a mistrial was declared on the most serious first-degree murder charge, as the jury was deadlocked. The prosecution will likely seek a new trial on that charge.

Michael Dunn has claimed he felt in danger. He raises the same old stereotype that somehow a young Black male is intimidating, dangerous, and a thug. Dr. Boyce Watkins of Your Black World claims the incident happened because Mr. Dunn is a hothead and capable of violence, and something set him off. Dr. Watkins talks about this at (this was recorded before the verdict was reached).
After the verdict was reached, the predictable posts started appearing on social media, some denigrating the criminal justice system. I want to talk about a part of the criminal justice system in which I have experience – serving on a jury. I reject any posts that are negative towards the jury. Which of my readers have served on a jury? I have served many times, and I was the Foreman one time. I understand the anguish and confusion the jurors must have gone through. The Dunn jury was composed of four white women, two black women, four white men, one Asian woman, and one Hispanic man. The jury may not get to see the entire trial – sometimes the jury is excused for some reason. The jury is unaware of what goes on during those times. Opening and closing statements do not constitute evidence and cannot be considered. Once deliberations start, the jury cannot interpret the law by themselves; the jury must deliberate according to the law as directed by the Judge and must ask questions if anything is unclear. The Judge directs the jury on what testimony may be considered.

So, maybe the prosecution’s case was faulty; maybe the defendant’s layers instilled reasonable doubt. I do not know.
What I do know and feel very strongly about is that those “Stand Your Ground” laws must be eliminated. It is my hope that society can get past those negative stereotypes about Black males. In my opinion, the former is probably more likely than the latter.

Readers, what do you think?


Continue Reading


  1. Avatar


    October 9, 2018 at 5:51 am

    I love reading your web site. Thanks for your time!

  2. Avatar

    maglie calcio poco prezzo

    October 8, 2018 at 8:02 pm

    Great looking website. Presume you did a great deal of your very own html coding.
    maglie calcio poco prezzo

  3. Avatar

    Billige Fodboldtrøjer

    October 8, 2018 at 1:53 pm

    Thanks a lot for sharing this great internet site.
    Billige Fodboldtrøjer

  4. Avatar

    Juventus kl?der

    September 27, 2018 at 8:56 am

    Thanks, this website is very helpful.

  5. Avatar

    Manchester United tr?ja

    September 26, 2018 at 11:08 pm

    The stuff is really intriguing.

  6. Avatar

    Maglie Fiorentina

    September 25, 2018 at 10:47 am

    Yes! Finally something about maglie calcio.

    Maglie Fiorentina

  7. Avatar

    Billige Fodboldtrøjer Børn

    September 24, 2018 at 11:12 am

    How goes it, very good site you possess presently.

  8. Avatar

    Liverpool fotballdrakter 2018

    September 6, 2018 at 3:54 am

    Just wish to say your article is as surprising.
    The clarity in your post is simply excellent and i could assume
    you are an expert on this subject. Fine with your permission let
    me to grab your RSS feed to keep up to date with
    forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please carry
    on the gratifying work.

    Liverpool fotballdrakter 2018

  9. Avatar

    Billige barcelona fodboldtrøjer

    September 6, 2018 at 2:20 am

    Hi, I do think this is an excellent blog. I stumbledupon it ;
    ) I am going to return once again since i have
    bookmarked it. Money and freedom is the best way to change,
    may you be rich and continue to guide others.

    Billige barcelona fodboldtrøjer

  10. Avatar

    fodboldtrøjer med tryk

    September 1, 2018 at 12:06 pm

    Great web page you’ve got in here.

  11. Avatar

    Barcelona Tröjor

    August 27, 2018 at 10:11 pm

    So insightful….looking onward to coming back.

  12. Avatar

    Barcelona Trøjer

    August 27, 2018 at 11:18 am

    Thank you for sharing your amazing web page.

  13. Avatar

    Maglia Juventus Poco Prezzo

    August 27, 2018 at 7:21 am

    Appreciate it for sharing this superb web page.

  14. Avatar


    August 27, 2018 at 4:46 am

    Wow because this is very excellent job! Congrats and keep it up.

  15. Avatar


    August 25, 2018 at 9:09 pm

    Extremely insightful….looking forwards to coming back.

  16. Avatar

    Napoli Tröjor

    August 25, 2018 at 5:02 pm

    Wow because this is excellent work! Congrats and keep it up.

  17. Avatar

    Arsenal Trøjer

    August 25, 2018 at 11:21 am

    Surprisingly user friendly site. Great info available on couple of gos to.

  18. Avatar

    Maglia Athletic Bilbao Poco Prezzo

    August 25, 2018 at 4:25 am

    The material is very intriguing.

  19. Avatar

    Maglie Calcio a poco prezzo

    August 21, 2018 at 3:15 pm

    Exceptionally user pleasant website. Immense information available on couple of clicks on.

  20. Avatar

    Magliette Calcio Poco Prezzo

    August 21, 2018 at 12:46 pm

    Great looking internet site. Think you did a lot of your own html coding.

  21. Avatar

    maglie calcio

    August 21, 2018 at 6:16 am

    thank so a lot for your site it helps a whole lot.

  22. Avatar

    maglie calcio

    August 20, 2018 at 11:30 pm

    Superb webpage you’ve gotten here.

  23. Avatar

    fotballdrakter barn

    August 20, 2018 at 5:59 pm

    Thanks very beneficial. Will share site with my friends.

  24. Avatar

    magliette calcio poco prezzo

    August 20, 2018 at 1:11 pm

    You have got incredible stuff in this case.

  25. Avatar

    fotbollströjor barn

    August 20, 2018 at 1:02 pm

    Love the website– extremely individual friendly and whole lots to see!

  26. Avatar

    nuove maglie calcio

    August 20, 2018 at 6:25 am

    Wow, beautiful website. Thnx …

  27. Avatar

    fotbollströjor med eget tryck

    August 20, 2018 at 5:51 am

    You have got amazing thing on this site.

  28. Avatar

    billige fodboldtrøjer

    August 20, 2018 at 3:32 am

    Many thanks for sharing your great websites.

  29. Avatar

    billige fotballdrakter

    August 20, 2018 at 1:57 am

    Much thanks! It is an amazing webpage!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2017 The Reel Network