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This Is What It's Like To Be An Unarmed Black Man In America

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 09.02.2014 | Black Voices

You know how it is. You're outside your house, sitting on your stoop, peaceably eating an ice cream cone, and when you look up there's a gun trained o...

Kim Bellware

Study Suggests It's More Dangerous For Black Pedestrians To Cross The Street | Kim Bellware | Posted 06.09.2014 | Black Voices

Pedestrians routinely contend with traffic hazards, but crossing the road may be even more dangerous if you're a minority. A pilot study by the Por...

A Mother's Reflections on the Death of Trayvon Martin

Frances Cudjoe Waters | Posted 05.21.2012 | Black Voices
Frances Cudjoe Waters

I am scared. It is not a new fear, but one that has never gone away, and is heightened as I look at my three beautiful boys. These precious ones, for whom my husband and I have lovingly and willingly sacrificed much.