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From the Slave Codes to Mike Brown: the brutal history of African Americans and law enforcement

Robinson, Michael A. (2017) From the Slave Codes to Mike Brown: the brutal history of African Americans and law enforcement. USApp - American Politics and Policy Blog (05 Oct 2017). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Police killings of unarmed African American men have been highly publicized and heavily debated as a horrific social problem in recent years. Michael A. Robinson writes that this social ill can be traced back to the start of the slave trade. The relationship between police and Black men reflects how the white majority has perceived Black men throughout the history ...

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: E History America > E151 United States (General)
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Sets: Collections > LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog
Date Deposited: 14 Nov 2017 11:27
Last Modified: 08 Jun 2019 23:20
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/85472

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