Police Protested Beyoncé Houston’s ‘Formation’ Show With A Bright, Blue Light Brandon Caldwell May 8, 2016 Music, News 4 Comments Yesterday, Beyoncé held her long-awaited Formation World Tour show in Houston. Although much of the controversy about the tour in regards to police has been rather mute, it didn’t stop Houston’s Coalition of Police & Sheriffs (COPS) from staging their idea of a protest: shining a bright blue light at NRG Stadium during the performance. The only thing was, nobody really noticed it at NRG since COPS cut it on during daylight and it went largely ignored once the sun dropped down. Standing about a mile from NRG Stadium, the coalition what they believe is Beyoncé’s anti-police message which she and a host of others have immediately determined was not the case. Citing images from her “Formation” video and Super Bowl performance paying tribute to the Black Panthers, COPS held up a poster board with multiple images “supporting” their faulty logic. “Some of her performances we believe to be anti-police,” COPS member Tony Ragsdale told Houston CBS affiliate KHOU 11. As we pointed out previously, Beyoncé has already co-opted the “protest” and issued out “Boycott Beyoncé” t-shirts that were big sellers inside various merchandise booths inside NRG Saturday night. In an interview with Elle Magazine last month, Beyoncé once more made it clear that “Formation” is not anti-police but rather anti-police brutality. “Anyone who perceives my message as anti-police is completely mistaken. I have so much admiration and respect for officers and the families of the officers who sacrifice themselves to keeps us safe,” she told Elle. “But let’s be clear: I am against police brutality and injustice. Those are two separate things. If celebrating my roots and culture during Black History Month made anyone uncomfortable, those feelings were there long before a video and long before me.” Share this:TweetShare on Tumblr 4 Responses buy madden mobile coins May 11, 2016 Appreciate it for sharing this amazing web-site Reply buy nba 2k16 vc coins May 11, 2016 Thanks extremely useful. Will certainly share website with my pals Reply Concetta May 12, 2016 Today, I went to the beach with my kids. I found a sea shell and gave it to my 4 year old daughter and said “You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear.” She placed the shell to her ear and screamed. There was a hermit crab inside and it pinched her ear. She never wants to go back! LoL I know this is entirely off topic but I had to tell someone! Reply interim management solutions May 12, 2016 Right here is the perfect website for anybody who wishes to find out about this topic. You realize a whole lot its almost hard to argue with you (not that I really would want to…HaHa). You definitely put a fresh spin on a subject that has been written about for many years. Excellent stuff, just excellent! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.