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Response to Nevernose (Reply #29)

Fri Sep 18, 2015, 08:41 PM

30. By ceding the privilege I mean being willing to give up the advantages

and not to work against people trying to level the playing field.

In terms of law enforcement it means understanding why stops, arrests, and incarceration rates differ and working to institute changes to mitigate uneven treatment.

So yes, in a twisted outcome more white people could end up in jail if whites were handled the same harsher way as POCs are now. A more likely scenario though is that POCs would be treated with a less harsh hand by LEOs and the courts.

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