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  • “Loved reading this story it made my eyes water just to think of how your father must have felt. So admirable to bring this story to remind all of us of how systemic racism can work and that we can all …”
  • “What an awful, yet awesome truth that needed to be told. I did not have the privilege to meet your dad, but I do remember your mother, aunt Virginia. She made so many opportunities available to me as a …”

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  • “Thank you for featuring GiGi Lucas on the cover of the spring 2021 issue. It was inspiring to read about her personal journey and the work she is doing to make surfing more accessible to the next generation …”
  • “GiGi needs some surf time in Hawaii, the birthplace of surfing. There is no exclusivity here about surfing — it's all about talent, focus and an eagerness to learn. It's never about the color of your …”

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  • “When you profiled all the student movements at Northwestern, how could you have left out the role of NU students in the 1980s anti-apartheid movement? The protesters built a major shanty town on campus …”
  • “I wonder why you strategically failed to mention Northwestern Community Not Cops, who is organizing to get Northwestern to divest from Black Death and invest in Black life. You cannot pretend to “admire” …”

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