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  •  I think that's the wrong question (1+ / 0-)
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    notrouble

    The problem with this program is that it violates civil rights.  It shouldn't happen to anyone.  The response to your query would be that they target high crime areas in order to make those communities safer.  That is not an irrational position to take; however, it deflects from the key issue- that people are being unlawfully mistreated on a daily basis.

    •  I'm sure that by the power of this question, it (1+ / 0-)
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      caul

      would be apparent to everyone in the room that this type of profiled shakedown only happens to black kids.

      Another beautiful day in Surveillance Nation.

      by thenekkidtruth on Sun Jul 21, 2013 at 05:20:59 PM PDT

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