The Reason These Guys Are Extra-Cautious Around Black People Isn't As Simple As You Might Think
If you've never been on the receiving end of racial profiling, please take a seat at this picnic table and have a listen. What two of the men share at 3:40 tells me the problem is more complicated and more harmful than I realized.Note: This video includes some NSFW language.
Our absurd history of criminalizing and imprisoning black men — and the way the media tells this story — are creating a culture of mistrust even within the black community. That's the total opposite of what needs to be happening.