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by Guest Contributor Brian Robinson
When I told a good friend of mine that I was going to write a little about the state of American race relations in 2009 she replied, “Can’t you write about something light?” Now, it wasn’t a slam on me, race or racism and whether or not it exists in our country. It’s just something that most Americans just don’t want to talk about very much.