Americans online are highlighting what they see as racial disparities in the criminal justice system. Countering hashtags, #CrimingWhileWhite and #AliveWhileBlack, trended following Wednesday's grand jury decision not indict a white New York police officer in the death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man. 

Many African Americans online used #AliveWhileBlack and #NotCrimingWhileBlack to draw attention to the treatment they say they receive from police because of their race: