Riots Are the American Way.

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In an idea world, it wouldn’t have needed to come to this.

In an ideal world, America would have taken the necessary steps to fully comprehend, acknowledge, listen, learn, apologize for and heal from the pain caused by centuries of brutalizing entire races and communities of people not just here in the United…



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Lauren Elizabeth

Lauren is a writer & leftist with analysis on topics related to politics & policy. She can be reached at or Twitter @xlauren_mx