Date: 2 months ago   Category: Economy

Police in the USA forced to apologize for a Black make-up


The police of the American city of Baton Rouge in Louisiana were forced to apologize for the photo of the employees in which they are made up under Blacks. New York Daily News reports about it. The picture was made in 1993 and then got to an annual album, however actively began to discuss it in network at the end of the last week. In this regard the head of local law enforcement agencies Murphy Paul made the statement. According to him, similar photos were inappropriate 25 years ago, inappropriate and now. "The department of police Baton Rouge apologizes inhabitants and other people whom these photos could offend" — he emphasized and added that now rules forbid to use masking with use of blackface (the term means the comical image of Blacks — a comment of Lenta.ru). In turn the mayor Sharon Weston Broome, the first woman and the black on this post, specified that blackface is not just a suit: "It awakens painful history of the country and it is unacceptable in any situation". Materials on teme00:02 — on November 9, 2018 "All of you are monkeys" China carried money and hope to Africa, and brought hatred and unizheniyaotmechatsya that in the photo the lieutenant Don Stone and the captain Frankie Caruso who already left police are depicted. The wife of one of them made up and photographed companions. Masking was necessary to police officers for counter-narcotics operation. As notes Daily Mail, several people participated in it, however Stone and Caruso were too recognizable without make-up. It is specified that officers did not want to offend the Afro-Americans. Caruso spoke out in defense of such masking, comparing it to other possible cover: for example, disguise in the gay, the biker or the prostitute. Before February 12 it was reported that the American pop performer Katy Perry was accused of racism for the shoes which are released under her brand. In sandals on heels with stripes in the form of eyes, a nose and red lips users of social networks made out features of the black person. "The film of day" is more than important news in Telegram channel. Subscribe!

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