Frustrated with America's 'progress' on race? James Baldwin described it perfectly over 30 years ago.
The disturbing footage of Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin kneeling on the throat of George Floyd and suffocating him to death has provoked painful reactions for millions of people across the nation.
But one of the most frustrating is that it's forced us to ask ourselves, "Why is this still happening?"
Author and civil rights activist James Baldwin addressed the glacial pace of American racial progress over 30 years ago in a clip that was aired in the 1989 PBS documentary James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket.
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