I feel that Police brutality against black men have become a norm in society It

I feel that police brutality against black men have

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something that is usual or standard. I feel that Police brutality against black men have become a norm in society. It seems that more and more black men having been shot by police and the police have been found not guilty. This norm has to end, but will it ever?
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All of the sudden, I found myself thinking sociologically when I was at a heritage festival. It was located on Rose street right here on campus. I went with lots of friends and we had a great tie. It was an African American event that was based on praising the culture of African American food, dancing, singing and art. Culture can be defined as beliefs, customs or arts of a particular group. It also celebrated freedom and equal rights through opportunities to experience the rich culture of African Americans. It was a great time to see everyone of all races discovering the cultural based things that only African Americans would basically understand. Going to this festival truly helped me gain even more knowledge of my own culture. It also made me want to embrace and share my cultural knowledge with other people, which could persuade others to share and gain more knowledge about their own culture. All of the sudden, I found myself thinking sociologically. when I was sitting with my head down at my friend’s funeral. My friend was a very well-known person. You could ask anyone about him and they would describe him as goofy, outgoing, loving, and strong-minded. I was sitting next to my cousin and tears started to fall down my face. I could not believe one of my closet friends died from a drowning accident. I felt the hands of a loved one touch my back to
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  • Fall '06
  • Thompson
  • Sociology, black men, LGBT community, Normandy Middle School, African American event, favorite chicken spot

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