9 People Reveal a Time They Racially Stereotyped a Stranger

The New York Times
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Photoillustrations of spraypainted objects. We asked readers to share stories — often, painful ones — of times that they have made unjust assumptions about others. We asked readers to tell us what role race played in their thinking, how their thoughts affected their behavior, and what they would do differently. Photographs by Tony Cenicola. Read more