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Graduating While Black: Students Manhandled on Stage at University of Florida Commencement Ceremony

During the University of Florida’s (UF) commencement ceremony, a white university graduation marshal decided to stop Black students from celebrating their diplomas with “strolling.” He physically forced them off stage. At the pinnacle of their college careers, Black graduates were reminded that racism exists at the university. “Strolling” is a…