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Old 10-08-2018
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Default Re: It's not our culture, it's the system

Originally Posted by LaChavela View Post
Without pursuing an education they have resigned themselves
But the higher education system wasn't designed for people of color. So it's not necessarily fair to say that by not pursuing higher education, they're resigned to the status quo. I know a lot of folks who want pursue education, but can't for various reasons and so they feel stuck.

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