Automatic Zero-Personal Narrative Analysis

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Devon, one of my best friends since elementary school, is black and was in my English class junior year. He received his essay back from the teacher and looked confused. On the top of his essay read, “this is not your vocabulary, automatic zero”. I read his paper, and since I knew him from elementary school, I knew what he was capable of writing. I felt the need to confront the teacher and ask why Devon received a zero. His only reason was that he thought it was plagiarized. He had clearly based it off the fact that he was black and believed he was not capable of writing a solid essay. My friend is black and happens to be an aspiring rapper, which was enough for the teacher to claim that he plagiarized his work. I suggested that he
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