Another case study of race and perceptions in the United States. Even if the officers thought he was making an obscene gesture, why would they do this? What about freedom of expression?
- Firefighter Handcuffed, Threatened with Taser After Waving at Cops (gawker.com)
- Moment African American firefighter and pastor was cuffed after he waved at cops and they thought he was flipping them off (smd12364.newsvine.com)
- Black Firefighter and Youth Pastor in Evansville, Indiana Handcuffed and Tased for ‘Waving to Police’ (blackchristiannews.com)
- Indiana police threaten to Taser black firefighter in the face for waving at them (rawstory.com)