Taking racism out of the shadows, by David Bedrick J.D.

“It is this denial, lurking in the shadows, that leads many white Americans to believe that black folks are being arrested and incarcerated because they are more prone to criminality, not because our criminal justice system targets black folks. It is this denial that leads many white folks to believe that black folks are taking unfair advantage of our social services, not because America’s employment system is treating black folks unfairly.”

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Racism: Our Collective Complicity, Denial and Naiveté

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