What makes a race issue?

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Let me understand something: There is no white caucus in Georgia government. There is no White Entertainment Television network.

When two blacks almost beat a white couple to death on Augusta’s Riverwalk, that is not a race issue. There are no all-white colleges in Augusta because that would be racist! There is no White Panthers group in Augusta, but I think the East Boundary Boys might kill a white person for driving through their “hood” – and that’s not considered racist. When it is black-on-white crime, I think it goes underreported, yet when a white man kills a black man and is found innocent, then that becomes a race issue.

Am I missing something?

The Rev. Al Sharpton is doing his best to inflame people like he did with the Tawana Brawley case. Surprise! It looks like some people prefer fighting to reasoning.

Augusta is better than that. But you know what they say about excuses.

Charles Elliott

Augusta

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Truth Matters
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Truth Matters 07/19/13 - 12:32 am
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@Bizkit

If I can get it together why can't others?

...I always add, "but for the grace of God, there go I."
Many can and will get it together. Remember Some got it together before you and others will follow you. No two people mature at the same rate. It is aggravating to witness those you care about spinning their wheels and not going anywhere, or not going quickly enough.

Bizkit
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Bizkit 07/19/13 - 12:36 am
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Yep I eventually did the

Yep I eventually did the same-worked hard, did not depend on others, conformed to the rules of society (now that was hard) and treat everyone with respect. We can all get there. I have hope.

Bizkit
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Bizkit 07/19/13 - 07:45 am
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But hey I am in good

But hey I am in good company-the last two presidents were drug and/or alcohol abusers. hee,hee,hee.

Humble Angela
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Humble Angela 07/19/13 - 07:58 am
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Specta...not one single thing
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Specta...not one single thing you posted about white privilege is true. Thank you for furthering the racial divide in this country with your made up statements.

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