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petera Post time: 2018-4-20 06:51
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Coffee is toxic as is racism. Starbucks should be shut down.

I agree with you and emanreus!

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seneca Post time: 2018-4-20 07:58
What makes you so damn sure these two men were "victims of racism"?

Yes, they were Blacks and th ...

Typical senecanian response, which is euphemism for racism. And that is why I felt amused when you talked about horse Rights, but ignore human rights on the other thread. I'm not sure if you read through the report when you argued, or you read but still don't understand. Please read again the words I highlighted in red as below:


A social media user Melissa Depino tweeted "the police were called because these men hadn't ordered anything. They were waiting for a friend to show up ... All the other white ppl (people) are wondering why it's never happened to up when we do the same thing."

The user also posted a video of part of the incident, which sparked outrage at the controversial and racist arrest.

Starbucks Chief Executive Official Kevin Johnson on Sunday expressed
his "apologies to the two men who were arrested" and said "Starbucks stands firmly against discrimination or racial profiling," describing the incident as "a disheartening situation" and the arrest as "a reprehensible outcome."

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zhihu1 Post time: 2018-4-20 10:45
Typical senecanian response, which is euphemism for racism. And that is why I felt amused when you ...

Racism in the US  is rooted in its provenance, and it is an incurable malady.

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Archer_1 Post time: 2018-4-20 12:25
Racism in the US  is rooted in its provenance, and it is an incurable malady.

Rev Wright, Obama's godfather, said the similar words.

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