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Response to MrScorpio (Reply #28)

Mon Mar 19, 2012, 08:39 PM

30. Exactly. I am amazed at the people that keep accentuating that this happened in "The South"

as if that means any goddamned thing whatsoever. Black people know this could happen anywhere.

Right now, I have two friends that are embroiled in costly legal battles over police misconduct towards their black, male relatives. One case is happening back home in Atlanta. The other in sunny California.

People need to wake up and see what black people have always seen and known about this country.

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