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Was Marco McMillian Killed Because Of His Sexual Orientation?
Nationally renowned African-American lesbian activist, scholar...
Though many suspected that racial hatred might have been the motive for McMillian's alleged murder, that possibility was quickly erased when it was reported that Lawrence Reed, a 22-year-old African-American male, had been apprehended and charged with murder in the case.
A Murder of Passion or Hate? A Call for a Summit on Homophobia and Justice
Ravi K. Perry
President, National Association for Ethnic Studies; Associate ...
It should apparent to any who seek justice in Marco McMillian's death that it should at least be investigated as a hate crime. The framing of his murder as "personal" and a crime of "passion" is an affront to all who have labored for civil rights since the beginning of time.
Gay Black Politician's Alleged Murder Raises Painful Questions In Mississippi
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