DALLAS (CBS Houston)– Actor Jesse Williams, well known for his role on “Grey’s Anatomy,” took to Twitter Wednesday evening to voice his frustrations over the double standard of policing in America.
His take on race and policing comes amid a woman’s death in a Texas jail, which has raised suspicions about the official conclusion that she hanged herself. Sandra Bland was arrested July 10 and found dead three days later. A medical examiner ruled her death a suicide by hanging, but friends and family dispute the finding as Texas Rangers and the FBI continue to investigate the case.
In 24 tweets, Williams argues that the story of Bland sheds light on a bigger issue: the double standard of policing in America and how some are encouraged to exercise their rights, while others are not.
“A select segment of Americans are granted the privilege of being able to resist said tyranny, scream…
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