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Why Ava DuVernay’s “When They See Us” Is The Torturous Masterclass In Systemic Assault

When they say boys they’re not talking about us. When did we get to be boys?

As the daughter of Nigerian parents who followed the mass exodus of the early seventies from a war-torn country, thanks to the failure of Biafra and the remnants of an uncertain future, my…