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When a Black public figure openly disagrees with President Obama, White people listen—often giving said Black person a platform… Read More

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Zimmernan's Brother: Black Teenagers are Murderers

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Since he shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year, George Zimmerman has been trying to convince the public that he was not acting… Read More

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