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Hillary Clinton: 'America's long struggle with race is far from finished'

Hillary Clinton: 'America's long struggle with race is far from finished'

In an evocative and emotional address, Hillary Rodham Clinton on Saturday urged the nation to come to grips with the “deep fault line” of race in the U.S., blaming it and easy access to guns for the slayings of nine worshipers at a historic black church in Charleston, S.C., days ago. “It’s tempting to dismiss a tragedy like this as an isolated incident, to believe that in today’s America bigotry is largely behind us, that institutional racism no longer exists. But despite our best efforts and our highest hopes, America’s long struggle with race is far from finished,” Clinton told hundreds of the nation’s mayors gathered in San Francisco for...

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