Democrats Have Controlled Cities Where Most Blacks are Killed by Police for Over 50 Years

William Bairamian
7 min readJun 12, 2020
House Democrats kneel in Congress after George Floyd’s death

The protests and riots following the death of George Floyd have been replete with claims of systemic racism. But, a friend pointed out that Democrats, the group favored by those making the charge of systemic racism, were in charge of Minneapolis when Floyd died and that the police chief, Medaria Arradondo, was appointed by them. Despite…