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In the discussion thread: I could have been Trayvon Martin. [View all]

Response to MrScorpio (Original post)

Tue Mar 20, 2012, 11:29 AM

44. I can only look at that picture of Trayvon Martin and say, "Why?"

Why should my two teenage nephews be able to duck out for a quick trip to the store and get get back safely just because they're white? Why should a kid walking down the street with an iced tea and a bag of Skittles be a cause for suspicion just because he's black? Why isn't the worthless shit-for-brains who killed him not in jail awaiting murder charges? This is just sickening.

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