Infographic: Black Americans 2.5X More Likely Than Whites to Be Killed By Police
This chart shows the percent disparity between each state's African American population and percentage of blacks killed by police in 2019.
How The Police See Issues Of Race And Policing | FiveThirtyEight
One important difference between the protests that have spread across the country for the past nine days and nights and other protest movements is their subject…
This is exactly what I've been saying ever since they opened golf courses. No social distancing. There are few who do, but the majority of the people do not. Especially around the tee boxes and greens.
Some simple rules. If you cannot agree to them, do not participate. It's that simple.
This topic isn't in and of itself political or religious. Do not make it such - the rules we have re: "no politics or religion" still stand.
No "all lives matter" bullshit. You'd be a dick if you went to a fundraiser for pancreatic cancer or into the terminally ill wing at St. Jude's and shouted "all cancers matter!" and you're a dick if you bring any "all lives matter" stuff to this discussion. Of course they do, but all lives are not the topic.
Moderators will not be deleting any posts here in this topic, but will be a bit quicker on the warning trigger finger. Warnings will not — and never are — be given for "disagreeing." They'll be given if you violate the normal rules:
no politics or religion
no ad hominem attacks (attacks on ideas or opinions are fine, attacks on the people saying them are not)
No white knighting. We'd all like to think that we're "not racist" or whatever, but virtually everyone has subconscious biases, and this is a time for listening and learning and growing.
I have been practicing the hunched over angle. I still have to focus on doing it or I do not, but here is what I have.
Please let me know if I have achieved the correct angle (or anything else that is wrong).