Systemic racism exists not only in the law enforcement agencies of the country, said the former vice president. However, he does not believe that all police officers are racists.
Systemic racism is ubiquitous in the United States. This was stated by former Vice President, Democratic presidential candidate Joseph Biden in an interview with CBS, an excerpt from which was published on Twitter on June 9.
When asked whether he believes that there is systemic racism among American law enforcement officers, Biden replied вЂњwithout a doubtвЂќ.
вЂњIt's not just about law enforcement, it's everywhere вЂ” housing, education. He's wherever we do something. It's real. It's serious. Not all law enforcement are racists, some of them are very good cops, but how it works Now, we have seen too many examples of this (racism), вЂњthe politician emphasized.
EXCLUSIVE: @JoeBiden tells @NorahODonnell there is вЂњabsolutelyвЂќ systemic racism in law enforcement. вЂњBut itвЂ™s not just in law enforcement, itвЂ™s across the board. ItвЂ™s in housing, itвЂ™s in education and in everything we do.вЂќhttps://t.co/Pi1ouvZARJ pic.twitter.com/NorLaHB06t— CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) June 9, 2020