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Hollywood Star Lonnie Chavis, 12, Writes Moving Essay on His Experiences With Racism

“This Is Us” actor Lonnie Chavis has written a powerful and emotional essay detailing what it’s like to be black in America in 2020.

Chavis plays young Randall Pearson, an African American boy adopted by a white family who struggles with understanding himself on the NBC series.

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