Media ignore white police shooting deaths, even when there’s video

Media ignore white police shooting deaths, even when there’s video
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[Ed. – For an example of a particularly horrific video, see here. Meanwhile, articles like this are going to put Ibram X. Kendi out of work (one fervently hopes).]

One of the more egregious examples of journalistic malpractice by the liberal media is the reflexive portrayal of questionable police violence as a racial issue by giving disproportionate coverage to African American victims while ignoring nearly all victims who are of other races — even though about 75 percent of police shooting victims are not black.

A classic example illustrating this point is demonstrated by the large amount of time devoted to the botched police raid that resulted in the tragic death of Breonna Taylor, a black woman in Louisville, Kentucky, versus a similarly questionable raid last year that resulted in the deaths of a white couple — Rhogena Nicholas and Dennis Tuttle — in Houston during a no-knock raid. The lead narcotics officer in the case, Gerald Goines, was charged seven months later amid accusations that he allegedly lied to get the no-knock warrant against the couple.

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