Aravind

“Driving while black”

In General on October 3, 2007 at 00:09

We have all heard about how driving while drunk will get is into a world of trouble, not least, prison, death, mom’s scoldings, etc.

But how about driving while black?

In the United States today, driving while black—or shoplifting while black, or taking illegal drugs, or hitting schoolmates—often carries the greatest risk of incarceration, in comparison to the risk faced by whites…

Disgraceful.

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