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Racism In America

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Racism In America: Racial Bias Within The Criminal Justice System

(CBS Charlotte) — More people are incarcerated in the United States than in any other country in the world. Past that troubling statistic, there are huge racial disparities throughout prisons in our country. African-American individuals […]

08/20/2013

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Racism In America: African-Americans More Likely To Be Arrested For Marijuana Possession

(CBS Charlotte) — The use of marijuana┬áin the United States among African-Americans and Caucasians is nearly identical, however, African-Americans are more likely to be arrested for possession than Caucasians. A recent study conducted by the […]

CBS Charlotte–06/08/2013

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Racism In America: Racism Is A Disease That Needs To Be Cured

(CBS Radio) — Racism is a thing of the past, right? In truth, racism is an issue that continues to plague our country — despite the fact that this is 2013, and the first initial […]

CBS Charlotte–05/24/2013

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Racism In America: White Americans Believe They Are Victims Of Reverse Racism

(CBS Charlotte) — Racism is an issue that continues to persist in our country because after centuries of slavery and oppression amongst the African-American population, it is deeply ingrained in American history. And while most […]

CBS Charlotte–04/17/2013