Mayor Eric Adams was grilled on the radio and baptized in Rikers

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NYC Mayor Eric Adams took a leave from the Boom Boom Room to go to The Breakfast Club.

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This verbal beating came courtesy of lawyer Olayemi Olurin, who held Adams to his feet on a number of burning issues.

Chief among the issues raised was the use of fear tactics by the mayor and the NYPD to justify over-policing. Adams said this New York The safest big city in the world, to which Olurin replied,

“New Yorkers do not feel safe because of the way the NYPD [New York] The Post and Mayor Adams committed a sensational crime and I’m asking you to talk about it differently.

Of course, the NYPD’s chief proponent wasn’t here for the facts. They decided to treat his comments as nothing more than differences of opinion.

“A lot of people on the far left don’t agree with me…they say ‘Eric people should be allowed to sleep on the streets no matter what. They should be allowed to sit on your back and inject drugs. They should be allowed to go into stores and steal whatever they want, they shouldn’t have to pay on the subway system.’ People disagree with me all the time.

That’s a funny way of saying you’ve completely missed the point. Olurin’s criticism is based on the fact that transit crime has declined by more than 14% compared to the same period last year, while arrests have increased by 50% since the beginning of 2024. According to AMNYAdams and Governor Kathy Hochul sent more than 700 National Guard troops to search subway stations for weapons.

Olurin also brought the resurgence of racism to the table “stop and frisk” Methods adopted by the NYPD that disproportionately target black and Latino residents.

“You have brought back such policies worst Compared to the Bloomberg era, but more importantly, they analyzed ten different areas… and saw that those neighborhood safety teams did 97% of their searches on black and brown people and a quarter of them are unconstitutional .

Adams proved that he was too short-handed to compete with educated counsel and had too few facts to support his dissenting opinion. Olurin also told the NYPD about his intimidation tactics and they, of course, set out to prove him right.

The Rev. Al Sharpton baptizes Mayor Eric Adams at Rikers Island on Good Friday

After serving time for his harmful rhetoric, Mayor Adams went to Rikers Island to be rebaptized by the Reverend Al Sharpton among the inmates of the historically abusive institution. page six report, The outlet says Sharpton and Adams have worked together for “nearly 35 years in partnership to better the Black and Brown communities of New York City.”

However, no one has discussed a plan to end the inhumane conditions at Rikers Island. The disgusting prison was scheduled to close in 2027 due to the record of deaths and abuse behind its walls. However, there are extensions in that time frame.

We all remember the heartbreaking story of Kalief Browder, who was detained in Rikers on bail for three years for stealing a backpack. Physical violence and more than 800 days spent in solitary confinement led to his devastating death by suicide in 2015.

Nevertheless, Adams and Sharpton pretended to be rebaptized because of Meyer’s arrest at age 15.

“By being baptized again [with] “To the 11 detainees, Mayor Adams today reaffirmed his faith, his commitment to New York City and to helping the most broken among us,” Sharpton said.

Hmm. Ok.


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