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US civil rights leader on state of race relations

USATODAY.com Saturday, 4 July 2020
Leading US civil rights activist, the Rev. Al Sharpton, has lamented the state of race relations in America as the nation marks independence day amid a surging pandemic. (July 4)
 
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