Keith Lamont Scoot: Race And Abuse Of Power

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The shooting footage of Keith Lamont Scoot forms part of an outgoing debate on race and abuse of power. Recently, the shooting of black people in the U.S by the police is causing a lot of protests. But, what are the reasons that are leading to this crisis? Is it because of race? To take a posture in this situation is difficult because there is not enough information released and the judicial process of these cases are mostly carried out in secret by the police. For example, in the case of Keith Lamont, the police did not release the video of the shooting immediately. I understand that they should handle the situation carefully in order to prevent instability, but I also think they are abusing their power to control what is released and what
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