Archive for March, 2000

A Tale of Two Cities: “Rational” Racism, Amadou Diallo and the Rest of Us

Published as a ZNet Commentary, March 22, 2000 They are two places that appear wholly unrelated to one another, and yet, as will be seen, share quite a bit in common. On the one hand, we have New York City, whose police, thanks to acquittals in the Amadou Diallo shooting trial, have been given carte [...]