No, Kim Kardashian Didn’t Free 17 Inmates. These Women Did.

Takign credit for the hard work “black” people do… that’s mighty white of you Kim Kardashian…

The headline splashed across nearly every news publication “Kim Kardashian Quietly Frees 17 Inmates”.  Not only was the headline disingenuous, it was untrue.

What Kim did do was donate money to already years long efforts of attorneys Brittany K. Barnett and MiAngel Cody. Continue reading

95% of Prosecutors Are White and They Treat Blacks Worse

Wow who just figured this out??? Mr Obvious indeed….

About one in three black men in the United States can expect to be incarcerated at some point in their lives. Black men comprise 6% of the U.S. population but 35% of the prison population.

Along the way, they will meet a lot of white people.

Local police forces are, on average, 88 percent white. Places like Ferguson, Missouri, are but the most extreme examples of nearly all-white police departments patrolling majority-nonwhite precincts.
But the white cop is only the first responder. Throughout the criminal justice system, defendants will repeatedly encounter disproportionately white—sometimes all-white—agents of the law. Most importantly, the charges against them will be set by 95 percent white prosecutors, elected on state and local levels.

In fact, two-thirds of states that elect their prosecutors have no black prosecutors at all.

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