Thursday, March 4, 2021
March 4, 2021

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Letter: Why are outcomes different?


I’m a little puzzled. I read about a young man reportedly running away from the police, who were trying to arrest him for a relatively minor crime, who is killed by a fusillade of police gunfire. Then I read about a group of heavily armed men refusing to obey police instructions and attempting to break into a state Legislature, scuffling with police and damaging property, with no consequences. What makes for such different outcomes?

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