As a white officer and a black victim it looks like a race has played a big part. And watching the videos on youtube and the movie called “Fruitville” it shows that Oscar Grant didn’t need to be tease is was corruption. T he Grant family lawyer file a 25million against BART for a wrongful death claim, but instead of not getting the 25 million they got 2.8million. However, I feel Tatiana Oscar daughter should have received the 25million and not the 2.8 due to all the pain and suffering she is going to go through for the waste of her
They officers said they believed he was on drugs, even though he wasn’t. The police then beat Rodney King for about 15 minutes, which lead to him having skull fractures, broken bones, broken teeth, and permanent brain damage. The police didn’t know that they were being filmed for most of the beating. The person that filmed it brought it to a local news station, and within days the film was seen through all of America, Police brutality had been a problem for a while in LA, but this was the first time it was filmed. Four white Los Angeles police officers were charged with assault with a deadly weapon and using excessive force.
Due to such destructive war tactics, Kerry says that “America placed a cheapness on the lives of” the Southeast Asians that they were fighting (17). Although the Vietnam War was ruinous for everyone, Kerry wants to highlight the disparity between the races when it comes to the devastation of
Ultimately, someone holds the power, but the idea projected by the society’s existence itself is unquestionable equality. This being said, there isn’t much depth to the scripture, as looking too deep will lead you to a dead end. There is little logic behind it, and overall doesn’t make too much sense. An individual pledging for its entire community by themselves without their own identity is one large paradox that doesn’t add up, no matter which way you try to solve
A proposal for the flaws in consequentialism is that it does not factor in any moral interpretations, or whether an individual should even be considered as implicated in the potential outcome or consequence of an action simply due to their proximity to the event. An example to further explain this is the case of The
As well as this, between 2005 and 2013 there were 1,853 people prosecuted in England and Wales for homicide in a charge that involved more than 4 people. A large problem that joint enterprise caused were people being convicted however police weren’t clear who actually delivered the fatal blow, this meant that the person committing it could actually have escaped punishment. If there isn’t evidence that you are
General Romeo Dallaire’s forces were in Rwanda to stop a genocide, but due to lack of resources they had to stop the mission. After watching a genocide happen, General Romeo Dallaire believed that young people have the power to change the world 's answer to genocide. A fitting example of genocide is The Holocaust were primarily Jews amongst other groups were considered inferior. They were forced
In essence to the wall, the effects it had on people were hurting not only the environment, but the people’s health to. Frost’s poem represents that the only thing a wall will ever serve a purpose for is to separate people from humanity. Also, Frost tells that it made people out to be hypocritical. In contrast to Frost, Raegan having a factual story, expresses that the Berlin Wall separated people from society, rights, freedom, and family. Because this effect on the the people took action, the walls affected the country too.
It is clear that they believed that God would have mercy on them if they fled, or that the Plague would decline outside of the city walls. Unfortunately, many of these people died knowing that these ideas were both false. Another piece of evidence to why the Black Death had the most impact on Europe is the change of social structure. Specifically, the distinction between the upper and the lower