Where can a person of color be safe?
List of places where it is unsafe to be a person of color.
Walking home? nope
Pool Party? nope
Holding a gun in an open carry state? nope
— The Atlantic (@TheAtlantic) July 18, 2016
The dead suspect is being identified by multiple media outlets as Gavin Long, who turned 29 today https://t.co/I869hF0tkB
— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) July 17, 2016
— POLITICO (@politico) July 18, 2016
— (((SPLC))) (@splcenter) July 18, 2016
it's a dam shame that pols & police officials wud allow innocent cops 2 be killed just to protect a few bad ones … https://t.co/8DFuDBhf1P
— DcSlumdog (@DcSlumdog) July 18, 2016
— Wesley Lowery (@WesleyLowery) July 17, 2016
A map of shootings in America.
Update, Dec. 31, 2015: The map has been updated to show all recorded shootings in 2015
In relentless succession, a parade of towns and cities has this year joined the ranks of American mass shooting locations.
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Police in Maryland Heights, Missouri reported that 26 year-old James C. Blanton shot and killed 35 year-old Yi-Ping “Peter” Chang on the afternoon of December 13, when he knocked on Chang’s door complaining about “loud bass music”.
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The shocking difference in how Black and White people are killed by guns: https://t.co/p38AT0Rbjj
— Advancement Project (@adv_project) December 19, 2015
— Mark Follman (@markfollman) December 14, 2015
“It’s time to call out the U.S.A.,” Tim Fischer said.
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HT Steven Riley @mixed_race
We decide how much violence and murder is acceptable. Our culture, U.S. culture decides. – @getgln
White men make up 32 percent of Americans — and 61 percent of gun owners.
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Guns – the invention made to kill more people faster.