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Powerful video shows the harrowing talk parents often have with black kids 

Shortly after a Staten Island grand jury voted not to indict the officer who killed Eric Garner in a chokehold, Mayor Bill de Blasio told ABC News, “What parents have done for decades who have children of color, especially young men of color, is train them to be very careful when
they have … an encounter with a police officer.”

Black parents and young people alike are doing just that in a
new video that offers 10 rules of survival. The 2-minute PSA-style
video from the SALT Project walks
through some basic, but potentially life-saving tips for handling any
police stop.

The tender, yet pointed
7 words that sum up all of the advice

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