Selma to Montgomery. Number of Whites Troubled by Racism. Better policing. Issue Overview: Racial profiling. A car is pulled over, a pedestrian is stopped, an air traveler is pulled out of line.
If the person is being singled out on the basis of race, ethnicity or religion rather than a specific action, the incident might be an example of profiling, a law enforcement tactic that’s been used, and debated, for decades. Or it might just be discrimination. 60 years on, Emmett Till's family visits the site of his "crime" and death. MONEY, Miss. — Two vans, escorted by local sheriff's deputies, traveled deep into the Mississippi Delta.
Through endless stretches of corn and cotton. It was early afternoon when they arrived at the dilapidated grocery store. 'Black Lives Matter' cases: What happened after the protests? But each case that spurs "black lives matter" marches has different circumstances -- and different outcomes.
Here are how some high-profile cases have turned out: What happened: Martin was walking from a convenience store back to the home of his father's fiancee. Neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman spots him from his car and calls 911, reporting "a real suspicious guy. " Black Lives Matter: birth of a movement. OK, let’s take him.”
Within seconds two officers grabbed me, each seizing an arm, and shoved me against the drinks machine that rested along the front wall of the McDonald’s where I had been eating and working on my report. As I released my clenched hands, my mobile phone and notebook fell to the tiled floor.