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The Problem Of a Radio Anchor Saying “Colored” On-Air

He was fired for it, but that’s not the problem.

You may have seen this show up in your Facebook newsfeed. You may have seen it published in a group discussing and promoting social justice and Black Lives Matter. You may have seen it, for different reasons, posted by your racist cousin — outraged that someone was fired for “nothing.”

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