LeBron James issues powerful response to his house being vandalized with racist graffiti: 'Racism will always be a part of the world, a part of America'

Business Insider | 6/1/2017 | Scott Davis
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LeBron James on Wednesday issued a powerful response to the vandalization of his home in Los Angeles. A racial slur was spray-painted on the front, and police are investigating the incident as a hate crime, according to reports.

Speaking to reporters for the NBA Finals media day, James said the incident "goes to show that racism will always be a part of the world, a part of America."

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"If this is to shed the light and continue to keep the conversation going on my behalf, then I'm OK with it," James said about the incident, referring to national conversations about race relations. "My family is safe. At the end of the day, they're safe, and that's the most important."

James continued:

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"But it just goes to show that racism will always be a part of the world, a part of America. Hate in America, especially for African-Americans, is living...
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