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As A 'Joke,' White School Guard Tells Black Student With Down Syndrome To 'Assume The Position'

An excited 12-year-old Brandon Pearson, who has Down Syndrome, began his first day at Huntington K-8 School in the Eastwood neighborhood of Syracuse, New York on Tuesday.


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