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Hundreds Gather For Walter Scott's Funeral

Reuters | Harriet McLeod | Posted 06.11.2015 | Black Voices

SUMMERVILLE, S.C., April 11 (Reuters) - Hundreds of mourners gathered on Saturday morning at a South Carolina chapel to remember Walter Scott, an Afri...

Police Shooting Of Anthony Hill Sparks Fresh Outcry On Social Media

The Huffington Post | David Beasley | Posted 03.11.2015 | Black Voices

ATLANTA, March 10 (Reuters) - The shooting death of an unarmed, black, naked man by a white police officer in an Atlanta suburb prompted a social medi...

Black, Unarmed, Shot by Police: An Old Story

Greg Carey | Posted 03.24.2015 | Politics
Greg Carey

My Uncle Norman once told me a story. Uncle Norman was born in 1909, and the story involves events from his adolescence, probably the early 1920s. The details may be a little imprecise, but the effect of this story on my Uncle Norman - like the effect he delivered to me - was chilling.

No Answers For Family Of National Guardsman, Shot And Killed By Cop

| Posted 10.04.2013 | New York

By Trevor Kapp QUEENS — A triangular American flag rests in a glass case perched high on a wall inside Cecilia Reyes' tidy Rego Park apartment. ...

Attack on Trayvon Martin Is an Attack on America

Leslie K. Stein | Posted 09.14.2013 | Crime
Leslie K. Stein

Voter suppression and "stand your ground" are attacks on America's 99 percent. Sound crazy? They are attacks on reasonableness. Voter suppression a...