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Monday, August 31, 2020
A Tale of Two Teens: When White Killers Are Treated Better Than Black Victims
I remember being thirteen and staying up to see if Trayvon Martin’s killer would be convicted. The announcement of the verdict kept being pushed back, but I kept watching—hoping that the anguish I was feeling would somehow be resolved by seeing George Zimmerman jailed. My mom said the delay was...