If you go to Ferguson Missouri, don’t jaywalk or shoplift cigars. The punishment is summary execution. And don’t sit in your own car in your aunt’s driveway or you’ll be arrested. And police will stop you when you drive or walk away, too.
If you’re black, anyway. And not just in Missouri.
“Amnesty International Calls For Investigation Of Ferguson Police Tactics,” Mollie Reilly, The Huffington Post
“It’s not just Ferguson: America’s criminal justice system is racist,” Ezra Klein, Vox
“One nation under siege: Law enforcement’s shameful campaign against black America,” Jenn Rolnick Borchetta, Salon
“The ugly history of racist policing in America,” Dara Lind, Vox
“Existing While Black,” Martin Longman, Washington Monthly
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