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"Goldie"

1964, Ohio, Caucasian

The first time I encountered racism was in 1st grade. I was on a waiting list to get into a Catholic school and was sent to a public school until a space opened. I had long blonde hair and there was a 3rd grade black girl that picked on me and wanted to fight me. She called me Blondie and Goldie. I remember her always making plans to beat me up because of my hair.