Points out a handful of American friends: Check

Ignores anti-gun movement and Leticia James: Check

Dismisses Black Lives Matter and other minority-based grassroots organizations: Check

Never lived in America long enough to do anything besides generalize news briefs: Check

Ignores Obama election and Hillary Clinton popular vote: Check

Sounds white and not directly able to speak about minorities in his home country: Check

Has yet to point out any research or queries about black Europeans and racism: Check

Sounds like the reason I wrote this post and oblivious to it anyway: Ding! Ding! You win!

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