A Collective Hurt.
Christina Marie Martinez
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Thank you for this. I’m also a teacher in the area, and when I saw the comments on the local newspaper’s site, I was deeply saddened. Those kids could have been my students, and they were reduced by so many into a punchline about “the hood.” We need to remember our humanity.

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