NAACP Bombing: Racism In Colorado Springs Has Long Been A Contentious Subject For Some Local Blacks

someone is covering this story!

   on January 09 2015 2:58 PM

Authorities’ reluctance to use the hate crime label puzzled Grady-Willis, 49, who left Colorado as a young man to attend college and returned four years ago to head the Africana Studies Department at the Metropolitan State University in Denver. It’s no secret, he said, that a racist element has existed among some whites in Colorado for many decades, as people of other races have spread from the state’s urban centers into whiter communities.

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