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     November 26, 2019      #91-330 KDJ

Ron Jackson: Bogus racism claims cheapen real

By Ron Jackson

Racism exists. Racism stinks. Racism also is real and imaginary.

Like the little boy who cried wolf too many times, real cries of racism risk falling on deaf ears after too many first resort accusations are found unsubstantiated. In particular, when an incident is played out in full view of nearly 70,000 witnesses and millions more on live television and recorded for all posterity, to make a ridiculous racial claim is insulting.

Last week during the closing seconds of an NFL game, a skirmish broke out between two opposing players. As to be expected, adrenaline fueled teammates joined in ...

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