HYPERMASCULINE, SUBLITERATE, BIGOTED POLICE MURDER: “Ted Cruz Thinks Police, not Minorities, are Victims” / The Ring of Fire / Farron Cousins ☮
A Black Agenda Radio Commentary by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon
Freddy Gray made eye contact with a Baltimore cop. He ran like a rabbit so cops chased him like hounds and did what hounds do when they catch a rabbit. They snapped his spine. But the elemental savagery of everyday policing in Baltimore and a hundred other cities is not a fit topic for presidential commentary. The only “criminals” and “thugs” the first black president and for that matter corporate news can see are the citizens in the streets protesting police murder and impunity.
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