Black Lives Matter. Still


#275

So much of what James Baldwin said is still relevant today.


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It’s worth reading the replies to this:


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Oops, the guy we killed was not the shooter, but he was black and fleeing, so we assume he was involved.


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Of course, the “good guy with a gun” is assumed to be a white guy, and a black guy with a gun is known as a “target”. “He shouldn’t have been holding the gun” that he had a permit to carry in a situation where someone was actually shooting. He would be a hero if only he had less pigment…


#281

The casualties go beyond the direct targets.


#282

Hope, maybe? Of course, the fact the victim was an undercover cop makes this a fairly unique case.


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#284

“My son was murdered by this officer…That ain’t training. That’s cowardice.”

The father of a 21-year-old man “mistakenly” killed by a police officer in an Alabama mall says an independent autopsy shows his son was shot three times in the back. abcn.ws/2RyVmsy https://t.co/Ivpj6dzs5x

FTFY


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#286

Cyntoia Brown. Marissa Alexander. Jacqueline Dixon.

Notice what they have in common?


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#290

I hate the British press

And now the S*n are saying it isn’t their fault that racism is coming back to football and Sterling was called a B***k C**t on Saturday.


#291

Thread.


#292

For a FUCKING calculator? Jesus fucking christ on a cracker.

broadchurch-sad|nullxnull


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