Rev. Al Sharpton's Weekly Blog

Trump’s Coded Language and Blame Game Should Not Distract Us From Gun Tragedy

May 23, 2016

Because much of this daily tragedy is occurring in Black neighborhoods with Black victims, as the Times' study so accurately highlights, there is no national outrage. Instead, we have a candidate running for the highest office in the land who is ok with having more guns everywhere, and who is ok with using coded language about entire groups of people.