Ja Rule is a successful U.S. rapper who served prison time for various gun- and drug-related charges and for tax evasion. Tonight, after a St. Louis County grand jury declined to pursue charges against police officer Darren Wilson, the rapper posted an Instagram photo encouraging his fans to “take a shot” at Wilson:

http://instagram.com/p/vzz59oqHXR/

It’s supposed to be a joke, but in our opinion it isn’t funny.

Earlier, Ja Rule posted this:

Here’s the full caption:

#NojusticeforMikeBrownorTrayvonMartin when will it stop??? So I guess black lives mean nothing in America smh now I know what it feels like to be powerless I’m so mad right now but our next move must be our best move its chess not checkers my black people!!!

Perhaps a Ja Rule-CherBenny Blanco collaboration is in the works.