Know that racism is a system…

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Racism isn’t a series of “isolated incidents,” it isn’t random occurrences of hatred… racism is a systemic and structural scourge gnawing at the very core of society.It is this system of racism that allows Chris Hart to blame economic decay on what he terms hate-filled and entitled black people.

It is this system that allows Penny Sparrow to refer to black people as littering monkeys who blemish *her country.

It is this system of racism that sees 12 Apostles hotel still welcoming patrons with nary a slap on their metaphorical wrists.

It is this system of racism that allows Justin van Vuuren to express his disgust at blackness and to tell black people to “go back where you came from” (without even an ounce of irony).

It is this system that sees estate agencies like Trafalgar continue to thrive even though time and time again they have shown their xenophobia…

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