The crime of omission; omitting a person or group from a privilege or system; in ways that limit and negatively impact possibility, growth and prosperity. In this case, the perpetrator; the Government of Canada, the victims; First Nation’s people. Throughout Canadian history up until this very day, tremendous ethnical injustices have unfolded due to systemic racism and sociological discrimination, which have consequently left one group vulnerable to racial prejudices and impoverishment. For a nation that prides itself on kindness and equity, how could we allow this sort of thing to happen to... [+] Read more
Part A) Summary.
The article that I will be summarizing is entitled "How Systematic Racism Entangles All Police Officers - Even Black Cops" by German Lopez on May 7th, 2015 for Vox. The Article's main focus relies on how systemic racism and bias has an effect on all police officers working under the United States Law Enforcement, no matter what race they may be associated with. The author introduces his topic by bringing focus onto a black police officer named Neil Franklin.... [+] Read more