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Sat Aug 29, 2020, 11:45 AM Aug 2020

Wow -- even TMZ gets it [View all]

TMZ: These 2 videos are circulating, showing 2 very different interactions between civilians and cops, and it's pretty eye-opening.

...(T)he white guy...is enraged and uncooperative, hurling profanities, jumping out of the truck and even threatening to kill the cop...all as the officer patiently listens. It never escalates into physical contact.

Now compare that with...a black man (whose) hands are up...yet one of the cops kicks the guy in the back...

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Wow -- even TMZ gets it [View all] rocktivity Aug 2020 OP
K&R for visibility. nt tblue37 Aug 2020 #1
The black guy was using his third eye to signal to the person in the car to get a gun tulipsandroses Aug 2020 #2
Can black people do all this without getting shot? dalton99a Aug 2020 #3
She stole a truck AND a gun? Fee fi fo fum rocktivity Aug 2020 #6
This is amazing. thucythucy Aug 2020 #10
There are people at DU who will tell you that wryter2000 Aug 2020 #15
I grew up in inner-city Philly - a neighborhood called Kensington and raised by a single mom. PaulRevere08 Aug 2020 #22
Well as long as she's cute... IronLionZion Aug 2020 #19
And now for something completely ironic rocktivity Aug 2020 #4
Are these really for real? underpants Aug 2020 #5
Yup M0rpheus Aug 2020 #7
Sad and amazing underpants Aug 2020 #9
The D.A.'s office had better dimsiss -- not drop -- the charges ASAP rocktivity Aug 2020 #20
To be fair, we want the black citizens to be treated like the white ones Johnny2X2X Aug 2020 #8
Yes, just fair, equal & reasoned treatment for all. And to employ de-escalation techniques first.nt iluvtennis Aug 2020 #11
The first video was really disrespectful Johnny2X2X Aug 2020 #12
And that's the type of treatment that Jacob Blake should iluvtennis Aug 2020 #13
If we want real change in justice... Layzeebeaver Aug 2020 #21
The woman in the second video wryter2000 Aug 2020 #14
The whole concept of killing people who don't comply 100% with every order IronLionZion Aug 2020 #16
I noticed the police in my town recently Historic NY Aug 2020 #17
Thanks for posting. PatrickforO Aug 2020 #18
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