I Do See Color
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I Do See Color

Black family taunted with monkey noises by neighbors

Racist neighbor keeps cameras, lights, monkey noises playing as revenge tactic

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Sometimes neighbors are the worst, and I’ve had plenty that were. During my college years, I used to work evenings and nights as a photo tech for a nearby retail store. I would come home some late nights hearing my new neighbors blasting music…

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We are not ashamed of our melanin, and we know you “see” it. Just don’t discriminate and disrespect us because of it.

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Shamontiel L. Vaughn

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