Unfortunately the President is trying so hard to protect what little legacy he has been able to garner out of a very hostile situation his presidency churned up he fails to see that there are many blacks who aren't as fortunate as he is; being the President and all, and are way beyond being understanding and tolerant.
Throwing flowers on crime scenes and making flowering speeches about coming together is falling flat and only serves to appease those that oppress and brutalize a race of people merely because of their race.
In case no one noticed,measured,tempered,calculated rhetoric hasn't changed much for the better and may actually have made things worse.
More people are dying which is making more people angrier which is causing more people to die; a snake swallowing it's tail.
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