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McNickle hits the mark

| Saturday, July 16, 2016, 9:00 p.m.

I thoroughly enjoyed reading Colin McNickle's column “Cops & killers: An honest discussion about race.” I feel it is the type of column that is so rare yet so badly needed today. Sadly the folks who most need to read it most probably won't. Most of today's media and politicians are afraid to state the facts enumerated in the column for fear it might upset the readership or get them fired. But without honest discussion of the facts, how can we begin the journey of fixing that which is broken?

Thanks for opening the discussion with the hard, mature and precise descriptions of the problem. Now more time must be spent on the solutions.



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