AST Digital Magazine July/August 2016 - Page 71

Volume 6 “Today isn’t going too well,” she said. Baton Rouge Officer Montrell Jackson was killed during a firefight in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Sunday morning. Officer Jackson was a 10 year veteran of the Baton Rouge Police Department and a new father. (Image courtesy of Facebook) Montrell Jackson had posted on Facebook on July 8 how physically and emotionally drained he had been since protests had erupted in Baton Rouge after the July 5 killing of Alton Sterling by police. He stressed his disappointment at “some family, friends, and officers for some reckless comments.” “But hey, what’s in your heart is in your heart. I still love you all because hate takes too much energy, but I definitely won’t be looking at you the [YK8'BHXY 'HX\HݙH\]K]Hۙ\Y\˜]Hݙ\YK[[YܛHH]\K]Y[˜[]و[YܛHYHۜY\YHHX] x&]B^\Y[Y]X[^HܝYH[\H\^\]H\YYHHܙK[[B[HۛY[]Y\[ۈ[\[Yܚ]K[HX[^H^H۸&]X[Hۛ[H][ 8)\H\BZ[[Y\ˈX\H۸&]]]H[X[\X\ 'B[܈[[[BXHٙX\\ۙY[^x&\[[Yۙ[H[]HY\H\ٙX\\H[X\Y XH\\ӓوHYY\H]ۈYHXHٙX\ZYXHYY\XYYKH[X[[[YH\Y&\\]H[ܚ]X[H[YH\]H\8'Y[܈\YK8'HZYX\]ۈYH\\\YY]]X]^ [\[Y\]H[XHٙX\]Bۋ[YK]X][[[]ٙX\ZY ]Z[Y]HXZ[ۋ[\و\[&\ۈ[Y\ۋ]]H][Y[Y\]Y\ۙ[[[H[X\ 'H\H\\YHH\XXHXو[[H^H]\[Y[H[X]قY[X\وH]ۈYH][ܘ[Y[ ^B[Z[H\X\[܈HٙX\[Z\[Z[Y\ˈ8)HZX[[Hو[H[\XY][KP]Y MY][ۂY[X\و][ܘ[Y[܈]^[˂^HH\]ۙH^HۈH[YH]\[[][ۜH\H[\ܝ[\Y\™X[\][ۈ]\[۝[Z[\ۙB[\'B\Y[\Xؘ[XHۈ[^Hۙ[[YH[[[[]Xۈ][ܘ[Y[ 'H\H][ۈ]HHY[X\][\YY\[[HYZ[][ܘ[Y[ 8'Bؘ[XHZY XZ[HH]H\H\˜YY[K8']XۈXH\H[]Xۂ[و\[H[Hو]]XZ\Y]BXK'H[Hܚ][][Y[X\Y\[H^Kؘ[XH[YH]ۈY[H8'\H[\Z[XH\][ 'B&[[\[&BH[[^HXH\[ KKN KKU H[H]HوX] [K[XYH[HY\HY \ٚ[HXH[ق\[[YX[P[Y\X[X[ۈ[H Kۈ[^KXHXZ]YH[وH8'\X[\œ\ۈ[[ۈZ\[HY^H][\][YK8'HH\H]ۛYHوH[\Y][ۈӓ[XH\]Y H[Y['\H\[[\[8'H]ۈYBXH  XۙY[HZY Hۋ]]ܚ]Y\YX\YH[H[\HXZ[\H\H\[&][H^]\YZ[ ][Y\ۈ]ۙ\[K[[]B]]ܚ]Y\[Y[Z\X[H݋[Y\ZYۙ\YHHۙH[X[X\Y\\ܝYZY]]ܚ]Y\[Y]Y\HZY]HY[[ܙH[ۙH]X\ۙ\X\[[X[\X\[BX\]ۈYHXH\\Y[ ۂHZY HZYHYۛ]HX\YZK]]]\8'YH\HقX\ۘX[ H\&\HY[]K'Bۙ[[HHH[]\[K[Y]X\X]\\HH\ܚXY[\[\H8'YYH]Y\ Y[[[YBX ]][ۚ\ ]]܈[\]X[Y\܋8'BXܙ[Hӓ]Y]وHX]\˂[Y][ۋۙY]\[ۜ\XBܛ\]Yݙ\Y[\Z[[H[B