Many people say, "Hey - racism and racial incidents were in the past. Get over it and move on. Don't rekindle old issues." The problem is that racism and the brutality that comes with it are NOT just a historical issue. They're STILL an issue. They're a present reality for tens of millions of Americans. …
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FBI SAYS IT’S NOW TARGETING WHAT IT CALLS “BLACK IDENTITY EXTREMISTS”. This is ugly America. It’s right out of Hoover’s COINTELPRO playbook.
See short video clip of Jeff Sessions testifying about this here on PBS Newshour: https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.pbs.org/newshour/amp/politics/watch-lawmaker-asks-sessions-why-theres-an-fbi-report-about-black-extremists-but-not-one-about-those-who-are-white THE FBI SAYS IT'S NOW TARGETING "BLACK IDENTITY EXTREMISTS". What is this, the 1960's Hoover COINTELPRO illegal tactics all over again? LOOK 👀 ....... Black men are 20% more likely to be pulled over, 3 times more likely to have …
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Black Children in U.S. Are Nearly Four Times More Likely to Live in Poverty than White Children, Study Finds
38.3 percent of black children live in poverty. 10.7 percent of white children live in poverty. Article here: https://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/15/us/black-children-poverty-pew-research-center.html
NEW YORK TIMES: Killings of Blacks by Whites Are Eight Times More Likely to Be Ruled ‘Justifiable’
"When a white person kills a black man in America, the killer often faces no legal consequences. In one in six of these killings, there is no criminal sanction, according to a new Marshall Project examination of 400,000 homicides committed by civilians between 1980 and 2014. That rate is far higher than ones for …
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