1. THE BEST OF RACISM: Black Pedestrians Disproportionately Arrested For Jaywalking… On a Block with No Sidewalk.

    According to statistics released via the Freedom of Information Act, there exists a block in Champaign, Illinois where from 2007 – 2011 more black people have been arrested for jaywalking than the total number of white people arrested in the entire city. The kicker? This block does not have a sidewalk . Crunchtime ‘s video report, “Jaywalking in Champaign, Illinois,” illuminates further details…

    http://youtu.be/dXqTHEwoxRo

    [via Good Cities ; h/t Heraty Law]


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