New California data show law enforcement is more likely to stop and search black drivers than white motorists.
More than 10,000 people signed a petition demanding the New York City officer’s ouster after he broke into a black woman’s home.
But the judges sent the case back to determine if other parts of the federal health care law can stand without the mandate.
Brother of man who detonated a pipe bomb in a New York subway and four relatives are fighting efforts to strip their residency status
The Holocaust Can Happen Again “Because it Deviated Not from Human Norms”
— Read on rcooley123.wordpress.com/2019/11/28/the-holocaust-can-happen-again-because-it-deviated-not-from-human-norms/
Majority-minority schools receive $23 billion less in funding than majority-white schools, according to a recent study by EdBuild. Black students in Indiana, the state where Buttigieg serves as mayor, and across the country, are disciplined more harshly than white students. But even though Buttigieg has never attended a school with more than 10 percent black students, he thinks he knows what’s stopping black kids from achieving their educational dreams.
Apparently, it’s not the fact that the unemployment rate for black college graduates is twice as high as the unemployment rate for white grads. Black college graduates are paid 80 cents for every dollar a white person with the same education earns. White people leave college with lower debt and higher earnings. White kids get more resources, more advanced classes and have access to more technology. But Pete says it could all be solved with a vision-board.
Mayor Pete’s bullshittery is not just wrong, it is proof.
It proves men like him are more willing to perpetuate the fantastic narrative of negro neighborhoods needing more role models and briefcase-carriers than make the people in power stare into the sun and see the blinding light of racism. Get-along moderates would rather make shit up out of whole cloth than wade into the waters of reality. Pete Buttigieg doesn’t want to change anything. He just wants to be something. This is not just a lie of omission, it is a dangerous precedent. This is why institutional inequality persists. Not because of white hoods and racial slurs. It is because this insidious double-talk erases the problem by camouflaging it. Because it is painted as a problem of black lethargy and not white apathy. Pete Buttigieg is standing over a dying man, holding the oxygen machine in his hand and telling everyone:
“Nah, he doesn’t need CPR. He’s just holding his breath.”
Negligent homicide is still homicide.
Southern “Redeemers” snuffed out the first black power movement.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/11/08/opinion/sunday/jim-crow-laws.html
CVS has apologized after a college student in Indiana was unable to buy cold medicine because employees would not accept his identification.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/11/04/us/cvs-puerto-rico-id-immigration.html
Racist employees need to be fired not trained! 😡
Footage of Fresno, California, incident follows police claims that killing of unarmed Isiah Murrietta-Golding, 16, was justified
— Read on www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/oct/25/police-shooting-video-isiah-murrietta-golding-fresno-california
ICE has been taking a small number of immigrant teens it deems to be dangerous far from their families and detaining them for months at a time.