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  • The Fire This Time: Black Youth and the Spectacle of Postracial Violence

    By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout | News Analysis

    The fire this time(Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout)

    From Ferguson to Baltimore, and across the United States, police violence against people of color and the criminalization of poverty have put the lives of young people, especially Black youth, in danger. Now, youth-led social movements are resisting this racist spectacle of state violence, and not just calling for police reforms, but for structural changes to address institutional racism.

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