“[T]his generation of young black men, in the age of Obama, is different than mine or even my son’s. They often don’t defer when they feel their rights as American citizens are being violated. They are not going to take the humiliation and abuse that past generations endured. Sometimes that can lead to serious consequences.”

Source: Sylvester Monroe. “I’ve Been Reporting On Race For 40 Years. Can We Ever Fix What’s Broken?” The Washington Post. October 20, 2016. https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/magazine/ive-been-reporting-on-race-for-40-years-can-we-ever-fix-whats-broken/2016/10/19/f49e9d2e-867d-11e6-a3ef-f35afb41797f_story.html.


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