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Should Black People Tolerate This?

sam allen Wrote: May 23, 2012 12:04 PM
I repudiate such sentiments. I listen to, read and would willing follow any number of black leaders, along with latino leaders and Asian leaders. A person is wise man or a fool not dependent on the color of their skin, but rather the content of their character.
Each year, roughly 7,000 blacks are murdered. Ninety-four percent of the time, the murderer is another black person. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, between 1976 and 2011, there were 279,384 black murder victims. Using the 94 percent figure means that 262,621 were murdered by other blacks. Though blacks are 13 percent of the nation's population, they account for more than 50 percent of homicide victims. Nationally, black homicide victimization rate is six times that of whites, and in some cities, it's 22 times that of whites. Coupled with being most of the nation's homicide victims, blacks are most of...