We'll stop carrying guns when you stop making us carry guns.<quoted text>
This whole case has exacerbated the problems apparent in both the black and white black communities. You are right, BOTH need to be addressed...it's not an "either/or" choice.
When we have whites referring to blacks as "monkeys" and blacks referring to whites as "crackers", we have a problem. Without a doubt, it is a two way street.
Why do we have neighborhood watch groups? That is a recent evolution in the American culture. I remember not even needing to have a key to the house because there was never any reason to lock the house.
What changed that?
Why do we need neighborhood watches?