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Friday, June 26, 2020

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What I'm hearing from White friends: "They're hurting Black-owned businesses. They have no right to be violent. Protestors aren't using masks or distancing, and they're ruining it for the rest of us. They're hurting their own cause when they act like this. This isn't the way to bring about social justice. Enough is enough, protesting needs to stop and we need to get the economy going again." I reply, "What do you think is going to make it stop?" White friends repeat the above again, like broken record. Now I reply, 'When Justice for Black People Begins, the Looting Will Stop'

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