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A possible explanation for what happened in Ferguson

Please bear with me and read the following statement and write down if you agree or disagree before you read any further. 

…when a child is shown a comic book that he has not read and is asked to pick out the bad man, he will unhesitatingly pick out types according to the stereotyped conceptions of race prejudice, and tell you the reason for his choice. “Is he an American?” “No!”[3]

Next forget about comic books  and ask yourself  if you agree or disagree that this statement could apply to Adults about Grown Up TV, Radio, Cable Tv, Books etc….  if it applies to not only entertainment media but all media about serious subjects like politics, business, education, economics, morality, war, immigration policy coverage etc.
       For example if a kid or a grown up were to see a tv ad for a new tv show without knowing anything about the show could the average person pick out the main character, the minor character, the villain and of course the romantic partners in the tv series just based on race.
     Who do you thinks wins debates more on tv White Men or Dark People and or Women? Who gets more time to talk on tv and explain their ideas? If the Dark Person or Woman is winning then is the subject more likely to be changed? How many people feel the Dark Person or Woman on tv could have used better facts and won the debate facts that are common knowledge  for anyone who has researched the topic discussed.
       If again you agree with the quoted statement then ask yourself if you think attitudes about  race in America have gotten better since the 1950’s because thats the time period when this statement came from. It came from a report blaming the rise in crime in part on the racist comic books of the 1950’s providing negative stereotypes about minority children.  We can have a debate about whether modern comic books and all media are racists in the comments but if you accept the first statement to be true for now
…when a child is shown a comic book that he has not read and is asked to pick out the bad man, he will unhesitatingly pick out types according to the stereotyped conceptions of race prejudice, and tell you the reason for his choice. “Is he an American?” “No!”[3]
 Then  all but the last statement  “Is he an American?” “No!”[3]  would ring true today being replaced by something more like what a real child would say ( I think the psychologist worded the children’s actual response’s up in vocabulary and reasoning ) we must ask ourselves then what happens when these kids who have no contact with any real Dark People not only African Americans grow up to counter the villain, stupid, lazy, criminal stereotypes the media fosters.
       Does what happens result in them being more likely to hit, shoot, and torture African Americans and all Dark People?
      Should we develop or are there already effective tests for empathy across racial lines that can be used to weed out the racist cops?
         Next we should be asking why the media is still so racist although not quite so obvious about it as they were in the 1950’s.
      Charter Schools are promoted by the media as low cost solutions to stupid minorities education problems but notice the rich Obama, Bill Gates, Campbell Brown won’t send their kids to charter schools if Obama, Bill Gates and Campbell Brown won’t send their kids to Charter Schools what makes them think we want too? Just how stupid does Obama who really should know better think all we Dark People are?

Brown, whose two sons attend a private religious school, would like to see a broader array of public-school “reforms,” from the expansion of charter schools to vouchers and tax credits to fund private- and religious-school tuition

http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/campbell-brown-goes-after-teacher-tenure-in-transition-from-journalist-to-advocate/2014/07/14/58fdb33e-0919-11e4-a0dd-f2b22a257353_story.html 

 

Michelle Rhee’s daughter attends a $22,000-per child private school in Nashville.

 

Barack and Michelle Obama send their daughters to the progressive Sidwell Friends School (annual tuition: $34,000+). Another such politician is Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, whose children reportedly attend The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools (annual tuition: $28,000+)

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is also a member of this group, telling reporters it was “none of your business” when they asked about his children’s education.

http://www.theguardian.com/money/us-money-blog/2013/apr/11/michelle-rhee-public-education-paradox 

 

After Bill Gates spoke to the teachers at the annual conference of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards to explain why the Common Core was absolutely necessary and was the key to teachers’ creativity, KrazyTA inquired into the practices at the elite Lakeside School in Seattle, where Bill was a student and where his own children are enrolled.

http://dianeravitch.net/2014/03/19/krazyta-explains-what-bill-gates-wants-for-his-own-children/

Read more on this subject here.

http://my.shadowproof.wpengine.com/blog/2014/10/27/are-charter-and-public-schools-really-better/

      The media lets racists that  say African Americans are stupid and lazy and does not fact check those claims this of course makes cops think that African Americans heck all Dark People deserve what they get and violence is the only way to reason with them.
       “We have got this tailspin of culture, in our inner cities in particular, of men not working and just generations of men not even thinking about working or learning the value and the culture of work,” the Wisconsin Republican said on Bill Bennett’s “Morning in America” radio show. “There is a real culture problem here that has to be dealt with.”

“If you’re driving from the suburb to the sports arena downtown by these blighted neighborhoods, you can’t just say, ‘I’m paying my taxes, government’s got to fix that.’ You need to get involved,” Ryan said. “You need to get involved yourself, whether through a good mentor program, or some religious charity, whatever it is to make a difference. And that’s how we help resuscitate our culture.”

Rep Ryan hasn’t noticed all the farm subsidy payments the farmers in his district get even as the farm laborers get paid less than the living wage?
May 26, 2010
 Immigrants make up nearly 60 percent of the work force at the state’s largest dairy farms, those with more than 300 cows, while just 20 percent of workers at smaller dairies are immigrants,
About 5,300 immigrants, 40 percent of Wisconsin’s total dairy work force, are employed by dairy farms, according to the study. A decade ago, immigrants composed just 5 percent of the dairy work force.
We all know illegal immigrants don’t get paid as much as citizens even African American citizens Rep Ryan should ask himself why can’t Dairy Farmers pay living wages to their workers when they are getting government cash.
The Urban Institute-Brookings Institution Tax Policy Center estimates that for tax year 2011, the top fifth of the population will receive 66 percent of the $1.1 trillion in individual tax-expenditure benefits (the top 1 percent alone will receive 23.9 percent of the benefits), the middle 60 percent of the population will receive a little over 31 percent of the benefits, and the bottom 20 percent of the population will receive only 2.8 percent of the benefits. 
 Also, contrary to what a substantial share of Americans may assume, non-Hispanic whites receive slightly more than their proportionate share of entitlement benefits.  Non-Hispanic whites accounted for 64 percent of the population in 2010 and received 69 percent of the entitlement benefits.  In contrast, Hispanics made up 16 percent of the population but received 12 percent of the benefits, less than their proportionate share — likely because they are a younger population and also because immigrants, including many legal immigrants, are ineligible for various benefits.  Non-Hispanic African Americans account for 12 percent of the population and received 14 percent of the benefits.
My bold What are the 1.1 trillion in individual  tax expenditure benefits?
When Americans think of taxes, most picture filling out a form and sending a check by April 15. But U.S. tax policy involves more than the Treasury collecting from citizens. “Tax expenditures” are part of the picture, too – special breaks and refunds that enable individuals and companies to pay less in taxes than they otherwise would. Tax expenditures are justified as ways to get businesses and citizens to do desired things, such as provide health insurance or buy houses. But they are not cheap. Taken together, U.S. tax expenditures add up to more than a trillion dollars of revenue deliberately foregone every year.
Entitlement benefits are of course Welfare
 
–The federal government spends just $212 billion per year on what we could reasonably call “welfare.”
       Of course we can take the Cato institute’s numbers that we spend $1 trillion a year on welfare which disproportionately helps minorities but that still means the rich at $1.1 trillion get more cash.
       There are both more poor than rich and we can easily argue the rich need the money less than the poor do.
           But Rep Ryan still thinks the rich need another tax cut. Rep Ryan thinks we Dark People are stupid enough to fall for his weak lies but to be fair Rep Ryan probably thinks this way because he watches the tv News.
the Cato Institute, which argues that the federal government spends $668 billion dollars per year on 126 different welfare programs (spending by the state and local governments push that figure up to $1 trillion per year).
Whether its shooting unarmed kids or trying to justify spending less money on the ( more likely to be Dark )  poor to give the rich more money the underlying attitudes that drive such ideas are we are different, we are inferior, we commit more crimes and therefor we deserve it.  These ideas are spread by all forms of media.
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