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…




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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