Seattle Stupid: Hosing Poop-Covered Sidewalks Might Be Racially Insensitive

Sidewalk WashingA councilman in Seattle is reportedly opposed to hosing sidewalks that reek of excrement near a local courthouse because he fears that it might be racially insensitive. No, this is not a joke. …

According to the Times, Councilmember Larry Gossett “said he didn’t like the idea of power-washing the sidewalks because it brought back images of the use of hoses against civil-rights activists.” | More…

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