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Citizens of...

> (Male Voice): Baltimore, Maryland.

> ...have taken to the streets this week in response to the death of...
(Male Voice): Freddie Gray.

> A black man killed by local law enforcement.
Funny or Die news hit the streets to see how people are reacting to...
(Male Voice): The rioting in Baltimore.

> I can't believe we're seeing this in the year...
(Male Voice): 2015.

> I mean, it's been...

> (Male Voice): 50

> Years, since MLK's march on Selma.

> It's not just the...
(Male Voice): Baltimore Police Department.

> ...that's responsible. The entire criminal justice system is to blame.

> I really feel for the city of...

> (Male Voice): Baltimore.

> ...I think the people are right to take their frustrations to the streets,
and I just hope they're being safe.

> The thing is this isn't just an isolated incident.
What happened in...

> (Male Voice): Baltimore.

> ...just happened in...

> (Male Voice): Ferguson.

> ...and...

> (Male Voice): Staten Island.

> ...and...

> Charleston.

> So...

> (Male Voice): The police can sever someone's spinal cord while they're
in custody.

> And the only consequence for the law enforcement responsible are...

> (Male Voice): Being charged with murder, but only after we made a big
thing about it.

> Well you know the city of...

> (Male Voice): Baltimore.

> ...has a long history of racism. So I think if anything's going to change then
President...

> (Male Voice): Obama.

> ...is probably going to have to step up and do something about it.

> You know, to the people who say we already live in a post racial society
I say look at...

> (Male Voice): Freddie Gray.

> ...in the city of...

> (Male Voice): Baltimore.
It's crazy that this is still happening. The whole point of society
is to work together to achieve happiness and equality for all.

> For fuck sake.

> It's terrible. I mean, I just read about this one, and I spit out my...

> (Male Voice): Coke Zero.

> Do I think society is going to change because of this? No.

> For Funny or Die News, I'm Nate Dern, and...
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