Are athletes of color targeted by the police? | The Tylt

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It's not surprising athletes in America are targetted by the police—a majority of them are black, after all. There are a lot of things that come into play when officers see athletes. Athletes are usually larger than officers, sometimes more beloved and definitely paid better. A lot of jealousy can come into play. Sterling Brown and Desmond Marrow are just the tip of the iceberg.

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Police officers are paid to enforce the law. If criminals happen to be athletes, that is just a coincidence. When athletes commit crimes, they get arrested. It's that simple. There is no such thing targeting athletes, especially not on race.

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