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Oprah Winfrey and Forest Whitaker star in "The Butler."

Oprah Winfrey and Forest Whitaker star in "The Butler."

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‘The Butler’ reflects America’s racial conversations

A pair of moviegoers claimed their audience was racially profiled

It’s been a summer where you could not escape the matter of race if you tried. From the verdict in the shooting death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, to lifestyle maven Paula Deen being accused of using the “N word” and the Supreme Court’s overturning a portion of the Voting Rights Act, conversations about race have dominated the headlines.