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From Selma to Ferguson
- Randall G. Shelden, Feb 10, 2015
Although dealing with events of more almost 50 years ago, the film Selma is current. As the old saying goes, “the past is prologue.”
Killing by California Law Enforcement: It Is What You Think (Part II)
- Mike Males, Jan 15, 2015
Those most at risk of being killed by officers (rates 2.5 to 20 times the state average): Native Americans ages 20-44; African Americans ages 15-49 and 65-69; Latinos ages 20-34.
"Young black men" is not a metaphor for violence
- Mike Males, Dec 30, 2014
The failures of local authorities to hold police accountable for killing unarmed black men deserve angry condemnation -- not more stereotyping.
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