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Soft Sell

Lawrence S. Pertillar 1947 (Connecticut)



Systematic racism, bigotry and its existence.
Updating the presence of it.
With a marketing of public tolerance.
Window dressed to address diversity.
Makes more sense to those who benefit!

Yet the vendors of it,
Are not demographically mixed.
As observed in many districts restricting,
Who it is limited to profit in their pockets!
From a soft sell deluding racial inclusion.
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Submitted by lpahtillah on June 19, 2021

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