#APHeadlines: #BlackTwitter reacts to @AP's #RenishaMcBride tweet

After Theodore Wafer was convicted of fatally shooting Renisha McBride Thursday the @AP's breaking news tweet about the verdict was met w/criticism. #BlackTwitter admonished the news service w/complaints and fictitious tweets that placed blame on black crime victims (current and historic).

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  1. Twitter users believed The AP shifted the blame from the convicted shooter and to McBride. So they rewrote racial incidents in America's history to do the same.
  2. Twitter users rewrote history to reflect the genocide of Native Americans.
  3. Twitter users also noted incidents of police brutality.
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