https://media.thenationaldigest.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/22102151/Open-Book-400x400-1.png 400 400 Eric Mastrota https://media.thenationaldigest.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/23173823/The-National-Digest-785x60-1.png Eric Mastrota2020-08-31 11:47:032021-04-01 14:26:00Yusef Salaam Explores Institutional Racism In New Novel ‘Punching the Air’
Yusef Salaam Explores Institutional Racism In New Novel ‘Punching the Air’
Yusef Salaam was just 15-years-old in 1989 when he, along with four other black and brown teenagers, were charged for the rape of a white investment banker who was left for dead in Central Park, New York City.
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