Saying “Police Kill More Whites than Blacks” Isn’t a Rebuttal

Racism deniers fail at data, context, and history

Image: Stephanie Valencia on Unsplash

We’ve all heard someone say it. Maybe a colleague, a family member, or someone on our Facebook or Twitter feed, all of whom appear convinced they have stumbled upon the ultimate gotcha’ to which the rest of us have no answer.

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Tim Wise

Tim Wise

Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)