12/15/2014 05:39 pm ET

Angela Davis: 'There Is An Unbroken Line Of Police Violence In The U.S. That Takes Us All The Way Back To The Days Of Slavery'

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“There is an unbroken line of police violence in the United States that takes us all the way back to the days of slavery, the aftermath of slavery, the development of the Ku Klux Klan,” says Angela Davis. “There is so much history of this racist violence that simply to bring one person to justice is not going to disturb the whole racist edifice.”

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