People are upset because we got to watch how brutal it is to see men killed. Pre cell phone we just believed whatever the government told us.
The two police shootings of black men has the post stirred again with protests, anger, hand wringing and Governor Mark Dayton of Minnesota going as far as to speculate 32 year old Philando Castile would be alive if he were white.
Obviously there are many difficult encounters faced by police and the work can be dangerous, challenging and tedious, but shootings like these are unsettling as was the recent incident up north where a Border Patrol cop beat the stuffing out of two good Samaritans.
Each case is different but seeing it is an eye opener to the America for whom encounters with police are less frequent and more sociable.
Minn. governor: Castile would be alive if he had been white