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OP-ED: It Is Difficult to Admit, But The Black Lives Matter Movement Is Currently Misguided

OP-ED: It Is Difficult to Admit, But The Black Lives Matter Movement Is Currently Misguided

But upon further investigation the reality became fairly clear: nobody really knows if it is the case that black people are fatally shot by police on a higher proportion than any other group. Attorney General Eric Holder doesn’t know, FBI Director James Comey doesn’t know and ACLU director Ezekiel Edwards also doesn’t know. Nobody knows and the reason is simple: the government does not yet keep data about the people killed by police while on duty.