The deadly use of chokeholds


The Daily Show‘s Jon Stewart and Senior Black Correspondent Larry Wilmore (who is scheduled to take over Stephen Colbert’s time slot next year with his show Minority Report) discuss the controversial use by police of what are called chokeholds to restrain people that have resulted in deaths to black victims of it.

(These clips aired on July 28, 2014. To get suggestions on how to view clips of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report outside the US, please see this earlier post. If the videos autoplay, please see here for a diagnosis and possible solutions.)

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  1. moarscienceplz says

    Obviously the cops were in the right. The guy was packin’ “loosies”! Everybody knows how dangerous second-hand smoke can be.

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