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     March 25, 2021      #91-84 KDJ

Race relations too often viewed in

By Scott Reeder

I was chatting with a friend the other day and I mentioned that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell was married to someone of a different race.

His response: “She’s Asian American, that doesn’t count.”

It was a strange thing for an educated man, a retired lawyer to say. Stranger still it was uttered just a few days before six Asian Americans were murdered in Atlanta.

Too often we view race relations in monochrome.

But it’s not just black and white. ...

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