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Archive for April 28th, 2008

No Justice for Sean Bell

Posted by Jack Stephens on April 28, 2008

Brotherpaecemaker blogs about the acquittal of the homicidal cops from New York:

People in the black community need to rethink our relationship with the dominant community. The disparity between the two communities is getting wider and wider. Police murder us in the streets and suffer no repercussions while black pastors are demonized for preaching about racial disparity in our communities. Even when the most extreme forms of this discrimination is caught on tape it is dismissed as our fault because we didn’t prostrate ourselves in front of the cop fast enough or the police officer was having a bad day and had to release his frustrations on the black citizen or whatever. We are in danger every time we come out in public from the very people sworn to protect the public. The police and the courts are doing their best to protect the public from black people.

Posted in Black Issues, Contemporary Racism, Institutionalized Racism, Law, People of Color, White Privilege, White Supremacy | Leave a Comment »

 
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