In the US, as Amnesty International points out:
Percentage of murder victims annually that are African-American: 50%
Percentage of executions for murder annually where the victim was white: 77%
Juan Cole is the founder and chief editor of Informed Comment and Richard P. Mitchell Professor of History at the University of Michigan. He is author of, among many other books, Muhammad: Prophet of Peace amid the Clash of Empires. Follow him at @jricole.
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