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Walter Scott: Just another isolated case?
Walter Scott: Just another isolated case?

"...You foolish and senseless people, who have eyes, but do not see, who have ears, but do not hear." -- Jeremiah 5:21 So here we are with another isolated incident. That, at least, is how the April 4 police killing of 50-year-old Walter Scott will play in those conservative enclaves where the notion that there is such a thing as systemic racism is regarded as deluded and absurd. Those enclaves will not, of course, be able to claim innocence for now-fired North Charleston, S.C., police officer Michael Slager. As cellphone video captured by a passerby makes brutally clear, Mr. Slager repeatedly shot the fleeing, unarmed African-American man in the back after a traffic stop. ...

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