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Like millions of you, this past weekend I saw a horrible video of police brutality that emerged out of Phoenix. I’ve read the police reports. I’ve studied all of the videos. And I want to unpack and explain why justice is so hard to come by in cases like this. Like you, I’ve called for those officers to be fired, but it’s more complex than you think. The injustice is clear, but the path to justice is murky. Let me tell you why.
Let’s dig in.
This is Shaun King and you are listening to (The Breakdown)!
On Monday, May 27th, a young Black couple, Dravon, who is 22, and his fiancé, Iesha, who is 24 and visibly pregnant, went to a Family Dollar store in Phoenix, Arizona with their 4-year-old daughter, and 1-year-old baby.
And when they left, their 4-year-old walked out of the dollar store with a…
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