The panel's questioning of McCraw also spilled over into issues of racial profiling
The department did introduce new policies regarding racial profiling
has been a problem in our society for decades.
Last month, two black customers separately accused the luxury store of racial profiling
after they said they lawfully purchased expensive items but were detained by police on suspicion of credit card fraud.
But the injustice and threat of racial profiling
goes beyond the devastating cases (such as the killings of Martin, Amadou Diallo, and so many others) where merely being a black person justifies execution.
The behavior detection program is no longer a behavior-based program, but it is a racial profiling
program" another officer said.
The TSA has promised to will look into the allegations, saying in a statement provided to the Times that if the claims of widespread racial profiling
prove to be accurate it would "take immediate and decisive action to ensure there are consequences to such activity.
He told program participants that racial profiling
wasn't a problem in Worcester but that gun violence in inner city neighborhoods, which are heavily populated by minorities, is.
SEE: CAIR Legislative Fact Sheet on the End Racial Profiling
22) Part II discusses the history of racial profiling
The authors are African-American men across the spectrum of society, including a former Major League baseball player, a Harlem high school student, a reporter for the New York Times, and, ironically, the former head of the ACLU's racial profiling
division, who was racially profiled in an airport while returning from a racial profiling
Icann couldn't be reached by press time regarding the policy change but Fattal lauded the organisation for recognising in advance that the policy could be viewed as racial profiling
uses the "spaghetti-on-the-wall" technique as its basic methodology.
Acknowledging that racial profiling
exists among some LAPD officers but is almost impossible to prove, the Los Angeles Police Commission ordered the department on Tuesday to create a mediation process that allows citizens to confront cops they accuse of targeting them because of their race.
Among their recommendations are: passage of the federal End Racial Profiling
Act; protection of non-citizens from torture and abuse by ending rendition or transfer to foreign countries; creation of binding human rights standards; elimination of mandatory detention of undocumented immigrants; ending harassment and racial profiling
of migrant workers; and establishing health, safety, and labor protections for them.