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Race problems; Ferguson; Darren Wilson; White police force; Black citizens; Willie Jefferson Jr.; Community safety
His name was Eddie, and he was a lot like me. We both were studious, scrawny and 11 years old at the time. He wore a starched white shirt with sharply creased sleeves and heavy-rimmed glasses that probably brought teasing from classmates.
Race; Gender; Racism; Respect; Race relations
University of Central Florida
Brunson, Rick (2015). Corrective lenses needed when looking at race issues. UCF Today, 2015-02-04. Retrieved from https://today.ucf.edu/corrective-lenses-needed-looking-race-issues/
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