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What Trump and Strickland share: A dangerous obsession with law and order

How did Memphis, a majority-Black city where voters chose Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump by a nearly 3 to 1 margin and whose U.S. congressman is a vocal Trump critic, become a demonstration site for a racist president’s “law and order” crime-fighting crusade? For weeks, streets across the country and in Memphis roiled as hundreds […]