Actor Lavar Burton ‘I Show My Hands To Calm Cops’

Lavar Burton, famous for portraying Geordi La Forge in ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’ and for being the executive producer of the PBS childrens program ‘Reading Rainbow’, explains to a CNN panel why he takes seemingly over-the-top measures to make a police officer feel as relaxed as possible if he is being pulled over. Because “This Is America”.

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