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Unheard Stories of

Casual Discrimination

Matt Zenon

Son | Brother

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...we pulled you over because we thought the car was stolen."

Growing up in a predominantly white neighborhood, racial profiling was always an issue even from an early age. I was constantly pulled over just for being Black.


I remember being pulled over and the cop said: “you didn’t do anything wrong. The reason I pulled you over is because I thought the car was stolen."


The car wasn't stolen, of course, but don't let that stop you from profiling me.


-Matt Zenon


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