#OnlyCertainBlackLivesMatter

The Daley Gator

Tragic story from Georgia

One week after a pool party in McKinney, Texas drew national (and international) outrage over video footage of a white police officer forcibly detaining a resisting Black teenaged girl, a Black teenaged young man was shot to death at a pool party in Georgia—but there is no national outrage as his killer was likely a fellow Black man.

Wali Clanton, 19, was identified by the Fayette County Sheriff’s office in Georgia as having been fatally shot in the chest late Saturday night while attending a pool party with about 200 other teens.

Shots rang out as the pool party, which was advertised on social media just like the McKinney party, was in the process of being broken up by the homeowner, who had just returned home, and a security guard.

Four others were hit with non-life-threatening wounds by the estimated fifteen gunshots fired by the unknown…

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