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    • What Happened in South Carolina Is a Daily Risk for Black Children

    • By: Stacey Patton
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "What Happened in South Carolina Is a Daily Risk for Black Children" is from the October 29, 2015 Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by Stacey Patton and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • That Mean Old Yesterday

    • By: Stacey Patton
    • Narrated by: Robin Miles
    • Length: 13 hrs and 39 mins
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    Growing up, Stacey Patton had very little sense of personal identity while living in the foster-care system. When she was adopted by a God-fearing and hard-working couple, she finally felt like she had a place in the world. But her life quickly descended into a nightmare when her new mother became increasingly domineering while her new father often acquiesced to his wife's blistering demands.

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    • Moving-powerful & insightful

    • By Vermont on 05-23-08

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    • Stop Beating Black Children

    • By: Stacey Patton
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Before white America enslaved millions of Africans, whuppings were not a parenting tool embraced by my ancestors. In fact, there is no evidence that ritualistic physical punishment of children existed in pre-colonial West African cultures, where children were viewed as sacred and purer than adults, and sometimes even as reincarnated ancestors or gods.

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