The Role Of Racial Profiling In Black America

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Imagine being stopped by police because of the color of your skin. Racial profiling refers to the discriminatory practice by law enforcement targeting people for suspicion of crime based on race, ethnicity, and religion. Almost every Black American has been racially profiled either knowingly or unknowingly. Black Americans are targeted more than any other race, but black males are the main target of racial profiling. Black males are looked at as criminals, judging someone based on looks shouldn’t give a reason for you stop them. Seeing that huge of a margin says a lot about the unjust of racial profiling. How are people supposed to feel safe when knowing they might be pulled over because of their skin, I guess you can call it “driving while