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Old 2020-06-21, 17:16   #111
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That distinction in treatment based on "race" is also obvious when the 2nd amendment to the USA constitution comes into play. I don't think any person from a recognisable minority group would even think of going to a supermarket or any public place carrying assault weapons (let's not even begin about assaulting a state building during a protest action.)

In practice the second amendment does not apply to minorities (as is the case of a few others.)

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Old 2020-06-22, 02:26   #112
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There have been a couple of symbolic actions. An African American State Legislator was escorted into a Southern statehouse by legally armed African American bodyguards. Of course, this was preceded by extensive notice that this action would take place.
In practice the second amendment does not apply to minorities (as is the case of a few others.)
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