Joel and TaMiya, a Black couple from California, say they felt they were racially profiled in 2019 by the white female manager of a sporting goods store when she followed them outside and accused the husband of stealing a basketball.
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In another incident, Anita, a Black woman traveling with her family in June 2020 says she was falsely accused of trespassing after a white hotel manager observed her children swimming in the hotel pool where they were guests.
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Noting that systemic racism is “undeniable,” Dr. Phil says, “I have benefitted from white privilege all of my life. I can go to the store and not get followed. I can drive a nice car through a neighborhood and not get stopped.”
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