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Police Brutality In 'Force Continuum'

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…police brutality. I have never seen nor experienced police brutality, but I have seen countless videos and it is hard to deny the fact that there is something wrong. Additionally, I read a play in my theater class entitled “Force Continuum” written in 2001
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