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RT @AtheistBlkChic: @ESSENCE_Debates And most blacks from what I've seen advocate the beatings. It explains the condition of the black comm?
RT @AtheistBlkChic: @ESSENCE_Debates Apparently children have less value than adults.
RT @Sil_Lai: @ESSENCE_Debates Unconscionable. Absolutely disgusted at their indifference towards child abuse.
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