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Kamila Valieva Shows How White Athletes Get the Gift of Second Chances

Sha'Carri Richardson didn't get the same grace. Let's unpack this

Kamila Valieva in Beijing Olympics | Photo by Robert Deutsch, USA Today Sports

Fifteen-year-old Kamila Valieva is a gifted Russian figure skater. And some have suggested that's reason enough for her to be on the ice. But, what type of message does this send when she…




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