Baltimore beating video sparks outrage on Twitter

A video circulating around the Internet shows a crowd laughing as a white man is beat up, robbed and stripped naked outside of a Baltimore courthouse.

Many believe the beating would have received more attention if the crowd had been white and the victim had been black:

Several Twitter users argued that the incident vindicates John Derbyshire’s controversial article warning his children to be suspicious of black people:

At least one Twitter user replied that the events in Baltimore lend no support to Derbyshire’s views:

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