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Ferguson activist Melissa McKinnies believes her son was killed as a result of a hate crime.

The post Ferguson activist Melissa McKinnies’ son dies from alleged lynching appeared first on theGrio.

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When Brandon Frame, saw a need for more support for young black men, he started a blog to express his vision. Now that blog has turned into a non-profit and it’s changing the game. The Black Man Can inc is focused on celebrating, educating, and inspiring boys and men of color. They recently hosted the Black […]

The post Good News Report: June 11th: “The Black Man Can” non-profit organization is celebrating boys and men of color appeared first on theGrio.

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Thurgood Marshall, Constance Baker Motley, and Johnny Cochran left an unforgettable mark as attorneys who fought for justice for African Americans despite the opposition. As more and more unarmed Black people are gunned down by police officers and other injustices involving the criminal justice system continue to plague African Americans throughout the country with little […]

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It’s a story we’ve heard time and time again. There will be no charges in the death of Alton Sterling, 37, the father of five who was shot and killed outside of a Louisiana convenience store in 2016.The State’s Attorney General’s decision was announced nearly two years after the U.S Justice Department ruled out federal […]

The post The Download | March 27: No justice for Alton Sterling but Black officer gets charged with murder? appeared first on theGrio.

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A Queens police department of the NYPD has sparked a bit of controversy with their social media account. In celebration of Black History Month, the Twitter account of the Queens police department highlighted the contributions of Jack Johnson to the world of sports. The tweet heralded the achievements of the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion […]

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Earlier this summer in Bakersfield, California, Tatyana Hargrove, a 19-year-old Black woman, was riding her […]

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In America, more frequently than any other race of people, white people kill white people. […]

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Last week, the district attorney’s office in Los Angeles announced that they will not prosecute […]

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Although the #BlackLivesMatter movement began following the 2012 death of Trayvon Martin and spread with […]

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Micah Xavier Johnson — the accused gunman in last week’s Dallas shooting ambush that left […]

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