President Obama Addresses Laquan McDonald Shooting And Protests
With protesters taking to the streets of Chicago after footage of the police murder of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, President Barack Obama released a statement via his official Facebook page and Twitter.
The President noted that he too was horrified by the footage of the teen’s shooting death, he commended the protesters for keeping things nonviolent:
Very diplomatic and rational response, don’t you think??