While Black women are certainly beneficiaries of Title IX, which prohibited sex-based discrimination in educational settings, the door it opened for sports participation has disproportionately helped white women.
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Police pulled over this black State Attorney — and then couldn't even explain why
It's hard for me to understand that they feel more threaten by my black skin than a 17-year-old with an AR-15. LET THAT SINK IN! THEY'RE MORE THREATEN BY MY BLACK SKIN THAN A WHITE KID WITH A GUN!!!
Santa Clarita, California: Three black teenagers were being attacked by a homeless man and witnesseses called for help. When police arrived they pointed their guns, and arrested the kids who needed their help. Terrifying them. On brand. Exhausting...