Just when you thought that the world couldn’t get any worse, you find out something that truly makes you lose faith in humanity. We’re still shaking from the horrific acts of terrorism in the USA this weekend, and, now, thanks to the wonders of the internet, we’ve witnessed a scene that looks like one of the most shameful pages in a history book. But it happened in 2019.
Yesterday, a man posted an image on Twitter that is actually difficult to look at. It showed two Texas mounted police officers walking a black man through the streets of Galveston on a rope – and, yes, the images are even more horrendous than they sound.