Trayvon Martin And Vincent Chin's Case Study

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Based on the stories from the articles attached above, we can conclude that the perpetrators of both Trayvon Martin and Vincent Chin's case violate Don Miguel Ruiz's "Four Agreements". The first agreement is to be impeccable with our words. The article on the Four Agreement explains that it means we must not "use our word against others in blaming, criticizing or gossiping." (Johnson, 2). The perpetrators in Vincent Chin's case violates this agreement when they blame Chin for their unemployment. The second agreement is not to take anything personally. The perpetrators in Chin's case break this agreement when they decide to find and follow Chin to nearby McDonald's after a previous altercation at a club. The third agreement tells us not to make
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