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UMBC must step up efforts to show students of color they are safe

UMBC must step up efforts to show students of color they are safe

It is no secret that the swastika has grown to symbolize more than just anti-Semitism (“Swastikas, hate incidents on University of Maryland, UMBC campuses investigated, police say," Oct. 12). In the wake of events such as the rally in Charlottesville, it serves as a message to many members of marginalized groups that concepts of diversity and inclusion are violently punishable. On a college campus, this has an effect on students.

In a study conducted by Arthur Blume of Washington State University, micro-aggressions were found to be significantly...

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