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     September 1, 2020      #91-245 a2z

Ron Jackson: It's justifiable to play the race

If America was a deck of cards, the two most overused cards would be the race card and the fear-for-my-life card. Like the two jokers in a deck of playing cards, they should be removed most times.

The race card is too easy to pull. It happens too often. It is not fair to cast aspersions over an entire industry, in particular, over law enforcement when all things are not equal in every situation. Law enforcement policy and training are not universal.

It is not fair to immediately resort to racism just because an unarmed black man in South Carolina is fatally shot in the back while fleeing police, while a white mass murderer in Aurora, Colo., is taken into custody peacefully. Race may not necessarily be the determining factor ...

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