[LMB] OT: Racial disparities in policing

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Wed Dec 11 22:53:25 GMT 2019


On Tue, 10 Dec 2019 08:51:50 +0000, Tidsel <tidsel at protonmail.com>
wrote:

>
>> No SANE policeman wants to kill ANYONE. Leaving aside the ethical
>> questions, it's very likely to ruin his career.
>
>As a non American I can only say that it is amazing how often you hear in the news that this very thing has happened.

Indeed.  In the UK, if a cop shoots someone, it can be news for a decade
or more.  There is always a full investigation and administrative
suspension.
--
Truth decays to beauty, and beauty becomes merely charm-
in the end, all that is left is strangeness.
But up and down are forever.  - laws of physics.


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