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OP-ED: Villanueva’s stunt shows he does not believe Antwon Rose should be honored

by Casey Taylor

During last week's Pittsburgh Steelers season opener, Alejandro Villanueva once again made himself a spectacle at the expense of the memory of slain Black American citizens. There are more eloquent ways to begin an essay, but it has become tiresome to try and find graceful words to comment on the mental gymnastics of those who contort logic and statistics to avoid saying what they really think: Black people who are killed by the police often deserve it...