The question is why’s anyone surprised? It’s always been this way.
Why Did A Newspaper Use Mugshot Photos Of Black Criminals And Yearbook Photos Of White Ones?
An Iowa newspaper recently got rightfully blasted for running stories on a group of white and black burglars with vastly different pictures.
A group of black men were recently arrested for burglary and put into the paper with their mugshots.
By contrast however three white men were also arrested for the same crime and their pictures were yearbook photos.
Mind you searching for mugshots required extra work for the writer, so why the push to find mugshots for the black criminals and not the white ones?
Why did this story get run with these criminals’ school photos, where on the same day, same situation, the article of another group of burglars featured their mug shots?
So why weren’t mugshots good enough for the white guys who got…
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