Seminar's aim is to spark talk in Emp...

Seminar's aim is to spark talk in Emporia area about racism

There are 1 comment on the Richmond Times-Dispatch story from Feb 23, 2006, titled Seminar's aim is to spark talk in Emporia area about racism. In it, Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that:

Residents in a city where a police officer shot and killed a black youth have organized a workshop to discuss racism.

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Annoymous

Austin, TX

#1 Mar 3, 2006
There is so much racism in Emporia that it's sick... Young African Americans are not given a fair chance to do or become anything in Emporia. I myself have been mistreated several times and it was not because of my actions in Emporia it's who you know not what you know and I'm quite sure that other cities are often like that but there is no reason that it should go to our youth as how it should be. The community needs to get together to stop this nonsense once and for all

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