The media is pushing a new documentary featuring Michael Brown on a store cam ostensibly exchanging drugs for cigarillos in the wee hours of the morning he died. The fiasco is stirring up more hate and confusion. A lawyer for the market told a new crop of protesters the video on the documentary was edited and immediately after he said it, he had to go for cover.
The premise by the filmmaker is that Brown wasn’t really a thief, he was just “exchanging” drugs for cigarillos and, when he returned to the store later in the day, he was just picking them up.
It’s completely made up but the media is running with it.
Were all that even true, it still does not affect the culpability of the now-deceased attacker. Michael Brown died, not because of the robbery or drug “exchange”, he died because he assaulted a cop, tried to take his gun, and then charged him at full speed[…]