spotlight Making a statement Adam Pardee Sep 10, 2020 Sep 10, 2020 Updated Sep 11, 2020 8 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save Muralist Steve Anderson sketches the outline for the "Black Lives Matter" mural on the side of City Hall on Thursday. The mural is being painted after City Council heard a request from local citizens. Adam Pardee / Review Adam Pardee Related Progress by Friday morning Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (8) comments Lou Sep 11, 2020 5:36pm "All Black Lives Matter!"But there just wasn't enough space... Report Add Reply Tyler Durden Sep 11, 2020 8:29am How about "Palestinian Lives Matter" too? Report Add Reply August West Sep 10, 2020 8:51pm This is gonna be hilarious. I cannot wait for the opportunity to make memes out of this.The pandering and virtue signaling is off the charts. Report Add Reply sethuofa Sep 10, 2020 8:14pm This #BlackLivesMatter mural is to be symbolic of our community's love, inclusiveness and equity.Enormously proud of our community and our commitment to anti-racism. Report Add Reply August West Sep 10, 2020 8:52pm "equity"uhhh... okayyy Report Add Reply Scott McVicker Sep 10, 2020 5:37pm So this is the location. Ok. Let's see how much space is taken. Will this be a one-mural-at-a-time location, or will this be a collage area? There are all manner of equally important messages which deserve display. Report Add Reply John Charles Ullom Sep 10, 2020 1:39pm Strange times. The BLM mural gets lots of play but the shooting in the back of a woman with her hands above her head by the police is ignored. Next week, the DA has agreed to answer questions about how Sandra Harmon came to receive three fatal shots in her back from a Deputy who supposedly failed to activate both his Body Cam and his Dash Cam.https://youtu.be/TT6zIH4PAYgIf Sandra wasn't White, would the video of her being shot three times in the back while her hands were above her head rate as much ink as a story about a mural?How about you? Does it matter to you that Sandra Harmon was shot three times in the back by the police? Report Add Reply uffish thought Sep 10, 2020 4:53pm Let's not forget the other local police shooting:Yanira was brandishing a knife but was physically handicapped and some distance away when a deputy killed her too. So, two shootings, both questionable, both killed women.Next up on the HMB Political Wall:FEMALE LIVES MATTER Report Add Reply Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion.