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Black Fifth Grader’s Suicide Blamed on Bullying

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It’s hard to imagine a more tragic story: A 10-year-old Black girl in Utah died by suicide after being bullied by classmates in a school district that had been investigated for ignoring racism in its classrooms.

The Salt Lake Tribune reports that Isabella “Izzy” Tichenor was a fifth grader in the Davis School…

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