Students Want Crime Alerts To Avoid Using Racial Descriptions

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Phillipmcd, Jan 30, 2014.

  1. Phillipmcd

    Phillipmcd Active Member

    Reputations:
    69
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    5,301
    Likes Received:
    24
    School officials at the University of Minnesota are working with black student and facility organizations after they wrote a letter to the school’s president about the racial descriptions given in crime alerts.

    “[We] unanimously agree that campus safety should be of the UMPD’s utmost importance; however, efforts to reduce crime should never be at the expense of our Black men, or any specific group of people likely to be targeted. In addition to causing Black men to feel unsafe and distrusted, racial profiling is proven to inflict negative psychological effects on its victims.”

    At Wednesday’s forum, Ian Taylor Jr., president of the Black Men’s Forum, said members of his organization feel threatened when the use of a racial description is given in the crime alerts.

    “The repeated black, black, black suspect,” Taylor said. “And what that does it really discomforts the mental and physical comfort for students on campus because they feel like suspicions begin to increase.”

    http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2014/...me-alerts-to-avoid-using-racial-descriptions/
     
  2. ohmicah

    ohmicah Real Gad About Town

    Reputations:
    2,584
    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2012
    Messages:
    8,543
    Likes Received:
    3,975
    so, unless the report specifically mentions a white suspect, we are to assume it's a black suspect?
     
  3. Dump Button

    Dump Button Former Mall Security Guard

    Reputations:
    79,861
    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2012
    Messages:
    13,091
    Likes Received:
    10,584
    How about "not white suspect"?
     
  4. Big Lar

    Big Lar Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    14,852
    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2012
    Messages:
    1,768
    Likes Received:
    2,559
    Most people assume it's a darkie anyways. They should only label the message with race if it isn't a spook. :dontknow:
     
  5. Joe Bauers

    Joe Bauers Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    500,610
    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2012
    Messages:
    31,518
    Likes Received:
    48,075
    If most of the crimes are committed by Black men, and they don't like to feel targeted . Maybe they shouldn't commit crimes. :dontknow:
     
  6. HowieStearn

    HowieStearn HateClub

    Reputations:
    74,956
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    14,896
    Likes Received:
    14,838
    The ugly truth is the enemy.
    They like this scenario better: in all TV commercials, crimes are being committed only by white devils.


    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  7. Phillipmcd

    Phillipmcd Active Member

    Reputations:
    69
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    5,301
    Likes Received:
    24
    Lol. You have me looking through Google images now with the keywords "home security criminal." And I swear i'm not avoiding the black guys.
    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jan 30, 2014
  8. FlaFlaFlunkie

    FlaFlaFlunkie Fabulous!

    Reputations:
    1,189
    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2011
    Messages:
    42,557
    Likes Received:
    14
    I disagree with this. If there's no photo of the assailant available and the assailant is still at-large, a description (as detailed as possible) is absolutely necessary for public safety.
     
  9. isabella

    isabella VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    65,925
    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2010
    Messages:
    14,400
    Likes Received:
    10,796
    this. i always assume the perp is blaek.
     
  10. Joe Bauers

    Joe Bauers Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    500,610
    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2012
    Messages:
    31,518
    Likes Received:
    48,075

    That's why is totally absurd, Heaven forbid we make anyone feel uncomfortable. yesterday a black man forced his way into an 81 year old womans home, and shot her. the bullet went through her and her home and hit the neighbors house. Not one mention of race. We all know the guy was black. I mean It was in Oakland.
     
  11. Nemo

    Nemo Beer Can Thick Gold

    Reputations:
    339,548
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2010
    Messages:
    94,550
    Likes Received:
    58,667
    fuck you whitey!
    :bigcry:

    [video=youtube;BBqWMblu_Ss]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBqWMblu_Ss[/video]
     
  12. Phillipmcd

    Phillipmcd Active Member

    Reputations:
    69
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    5,301
    Likes Received:
    24
    Oh...My...God.
     
  13. Nemo

    Nemo Beer Can Thick Gold

    Reputations:
    339,548
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2010
    Messages:
    94,550
    Likes Received:
    58,667
    Darion Aguilar?
    If he was a white guy I would know everything about him.....and see his face on every news show
    :coffee:
     
  14. FlaFlaFlunkie

    FlaFlaFlunkie Fabulous!

    Reputations:
    1,189
    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2011
    Messages:
    42,557
    Likes Received:
    14
    Well, also, in fairness, you've got to make sure that an actual witness is the source of the identification, but even then, witness identification is always awful. You also can't go by what other people "say" without establishing they were actually there, at the scene, when the crime occurred and admittedly, it could take some time to establish whether or not a witness is reliable.
     
  15. Nemo

    Nemo Beer Can Thick Gold

    Reputations:
    339,548
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2010
    Messages:
    94,550
    Likes Received:
    58,667
    We are doomed.
    Gets lots of canned food and toilet paper.
    It is over Johnny!
    :bigcry:
     
  16. RumBalls

    RumBalls The original RumBalls, est. Jan 16, 2012

    Reputations:
    10,136
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    2,622
    Likes Received:
    2,086
    What a joke
     
  17. Nemo

    Nemo Beer Can Thick Gold

    Reputations:
    339,548
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2010
    Messages:
    94,550
    Likes Received:
    58,667
    Every morning on the NYC local news there is pristine surveillance video of some thug American on the loose doing horrible things.
    I'm envisioning the day when that is deemed racist and not shown on TV anymore.
    Most times the shit lefty media show these videos because the thugs have crossed the line and are wreaking their thug havoc in the safe whitey neighborhoods....:coffee:
     
  18. Dirty South

    Dirty South Large Member

    Reputations:
    267,950
    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2012
    Messages:
    24,627
    Likes Received:
    25,055
    The vast majority of piece of shit liberal media does this already... it's a fucking travesty to not give the most detailed description of the suspect as is available...

    Fuck this world, we're doomed.
     
  19. FlaFlaFlunkie

    FlaFlaFlunkie Fabulous!

    Reputations:
    1,189
    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2011
    Messages:
    42,557
    Likes Received:
    14
    Because people never say an assailant was black and they weren't right?

    [​IMG]
     
  20. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

    Reputations:
    340,177
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    79,569
    Likes Received:
    41,543
    Exactly. That guy should be kicked out of college because he's a moron.