Dr. Ben Carson was on “Hannity” tonight to discuss the Michael Brown shooting and subsequent protests in Ferguson, Mo.

Sean Hannity asked Carson why a case such as the Brown shooting garners national interest, while widespread shootings in cities like Chicago get less attention. Carson said it’s easier to blame a police officer than a city council or a mayor you like.

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“We’ve got to start being objective. We’ve got to stop picking and choosing who the villains are and who the good guys are, and we have to start looking at things objectively. That’s the only way that we ever make progress and particularly, you know, in the black community, I think we have to be honest with ourselves.”

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