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Proposal: Racism and Discrimination in Maryland

Racism has always been a big problem in Maryland, but now it is honestly at its all time high.

The Issue

Problem Defined

I'm trying to resolve the terrible effects of racism. I feel like I can start a movement, but I just know it's not going to work because not everyone cares about this issue as much as I do.

Background
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Verified hate/bias crimes have doubled in Maryland 2015-2017MORE

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80 of the 108 verified race-based hate/bias crimes in Maryland targeted Black or African-AmericansMORE

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29 of the 44 verified hate/bias religion-based crimes in Maryland targeted Jews MORE

4.
Country is affectedMORE

People don't realize how much this issue effects people. They feel like it doesn't matter that much to be dealt with. They don't take the issue serious at all and that's why it will never be resolved. And I just feel like that is a really selfish thing to do because its all of our country it doesn't just belong to one race and think that's what people fail to understand.

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have to changeMORE

This  country has to make a change for the better. Because if we don't, I can see it going very down hill.

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I am a young black man that is just trying to make it in this tough country.



donye moore
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The Solution

Proposed Actions
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protestMORE

I know people have already had protest and stuff but it seems to not be working, maybe they not persuasive enough I know for a fact that I'm going to the next one presented to me.

Expected Results
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More people would be successfulMORE
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