so instead of letting cooler heads prevail in order to ensure a fair and thorough investigation, we're going to publicize the idiocy of racists on both sides to ensure tensions remain on an increasingly volatile nature. the media and government sees this as another 'crisis' to take advantage of us in order to write more laws controlling us.
I swear I believe most of the idiot public practically begs for authoritarian slavery.
It is not the function of our government to keep the citizen from falling into error; it is the function of the citizen to keep the government from falling into error. — Justice Robert H. Jackson