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Harassment of Blacks

United States have a long history of shooting unarmed black men by the Police Officers. In this article, I will mention some of the recent popular cases that has sparked riots and protest all around the country. July 17, 2014: Eric Garner, a 43 year old African American man was killed by the police after an encounter in Staten Island, NY. He was standing outside a store and police tried to arrest him for selling untaxed cigarettes, he argued with them which led to the use of force. The confrontation turnsRead More