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Unformatted text preview: psychological impact on me was Its Not about the Truth, by Don Yaeger and Mike Pressler. The book is about the duke lacrosse team and the rape allegations they faced. The book showed in great detail how the team members and coaches were almost thrown under the bus by their school, administrators, faculty, and elected officials. A form of almost reverse stereotyping occurred that these rich white kids probably raped this stripper. The book is an easy read and gives a great image and feel of what the players and coaches faced. The book’s strongest message was that there was presumed guilt and that you should always standup for the truth. It is absolutely incredible how your life can change just because of what someone else says and to me that is very scary. Especially as a NCAA lacrosse player I understand what not being able to play feels like, and having fun is not worth ruining your life....
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course CORE 2008 taught by Professor Akinsanya during the Spring '08 term at Fairleigh Dickinson.
- Spring '08