West Chester isn’t known for its political protests, but GOP
presidential primary frontrunner Donald Trump brought out the deep
divides running through contemporary American politics during his March
13 rally in the sleepy exurb north of Cincinnati.
A video showing a confrontation between a
local man filming video of himself and police stopping him for an
alleged jaywalking violation recently went viral, prompting
investigations into the incident by the Citizens Complaint Authority and
Reality TV star and real estate mogul
Donald Trump came out on top in Kentucky’s March 5 GOP presidential
primary caucuses, though the frontrunner was closely shadowed by U.S.
Sen. Ted Cruz in the state and throughout so-called “Super Saturday.”
After an outside review of management
practices arising from the University of Cincinnati police shooting
death of Samuel DuBose July 19, UC Police Chief Jason Goodrich and Major
Tim Thornton resigned Feb. 26.