This chart was shared by Samuel Sinyangwe this past Sunday on the Melissa Harris-Perry Show. It depicts data collected and made available by Mapping Police Violence, a research collaborative collecting comprehensive data on police killings nationwide to quantify the impact of police violence in communities. It shows that in 17 U.S. cities police kill Black men at a higher rate that the U.S. murder rate.
I invite you to be part of the solution. There is a role for all of us.
I will continue to be an ally.