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George Floyd, Derek Chauvin, Police Brutality and the Continued Dehumanization of Black Lives in America!

Throughout the past week, I have spoken with friends of all races, ethnic groups, and genders about the ongoing racial conflicts that are routinely plaguing this nation. I will admit: I was hesitant to write this essay because I have become so weary of writing column after column depicting the horrendous violence…

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Elwood Watson, Ph.D.

Elwood Watson, Ph.D.

Historian, public speaker, social-cultural critic. Professor of African American and Gender Studies, Post-WWII U.S. History, at East Tennessee State University.

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