Why can’t a Black President simply order these racialised ‘killings’ to stop, and demand that the officers responsible be imprisoned? He might also issue apologies to the surviving families, and authorise compensation pay-outs and nation-wide memorials.
In the first-half of 2016, 71% of all police fatalities in the US were committed by White people.
The bourgeoisie misrepresent Buddhism and represent the very class privilege that the Buddha thoroughly rejected and transcended. This is because the bourgeoisie are ‘attached’ to an image of being ‘Buddhist’ that has no bearing in reality. For a bourgeois to truly become a Buddhist, he or she must fully reject the very ignorance that has historically given them their privileged life-style at the expense of the working class.