Call me batshit crazy, but let me gently suggest that circulating a couple of edited and incendiary Rorschach test-style video clips of a few random incidents every summer in a nation of 330 million people may not be the best basis for sound public policy and social commentary.
I mean I get that a dying televisual media needs to keep boomers glued to the screen according to the only mode of political-emotional discourse they know: all politics has to be a movie. And that we’ve rendered much of the rest of our populace functionally illiterate. But still.
To counter the usual shock video approach of the mainstream media, at @theammind we publish actual stats + real practical suggestions to educate the public on the landscape of reality—like this one by @HMDatMI:
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