Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Study Finds Police Fatally Shoot Unarmed Black Men At Disproportionate Rates

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2 Comments:

Anonymous Lewis Carroll said...

Hi Winston,

This by Josh Marshall seems relevant here:

http://talkingpointsmemo.com/edblog/how-does-this-happen

I think what he says is accurate: explicit, conscious racism is probably less of a factor in most of these well-publicized cases than what he calls a "instinctive and deep-seated sense of threat from a black man".

10:36 AM  
Blogger Winston Smith said...

Thanks LC.

10:56 AM  

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