Race

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Citing large scale human rights abuses and discriminatory enforcement practices, more than 100 organizations on Wednesday sent an open letter (pdf) to the United Nations calling for a significant shift in global drug policy. The international coalition is comprised of non-governmental organizations and drug reform advocacy groups—such as Human...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Tamir Rice's mother Samaria Rice speaks at a news conference in front of the Cleveland Courthouse on Monday. (Photo: Screen Shot/ABC 5)
Five months after African-American 12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot and killed...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Israelis from the Ethiopian community take part in a demonstration in Tel Aviv on May 3, 2015 (AFP Photo/Jack Guez)
Several thousand people, mostly hailing from Israel's large Ethiopian...

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As the feds plan to investigate the Eric Garner travesty "to heal the breakdown in trust," let them check out #CrimingWhileWhite - whites tell of sins safely committed under the cloak of white privilege - and #AliveWhileBlack - blacks tell the flip dark side of the story. Black - "Cops pulled me over (for) going 45 in a fast lane - speed limit was 50" to white - "My buddies wanted more oil $, so I pretended there were WMDs in Iraq & oversaw the murder of 150,000 ppl" - we are two nations.