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December 2, 2014

“Ferguson makes us think about Madison’s black-white divide”

In a recent article published in The Capital Times, journalist Paul Fanlund offered his opinions on the connections that can be drawn between our community and the community in Ferguson, Missouri.

“In recent months, I’ve spent more time listening to African-Americans speak about racial disparities here, individually and in groups, than in all my previous years added together.  So now we have the Ferguson story and its aftermath, including the explosive grand jury decision and its impact on the national conscience, which has me pondering what Ferguson means to Madison, now or eventually.”

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