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Gary Younge: Farewell to America

"...in America 'a black male who drops out of high school is 60 times more likely to find himself in prison than one with a bachelor’s degree'. Previously, I’d have found that interesting and troubling. Now it was personal. I had skin in the game. Black skin in a game where the odds are stacked against it." #link