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A recent report published in a leading British medical journal has confirmed concerns long-held by […]

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Renee Davis, who was five months pregnant, was shot and killed by King County sheriff's deputies on Friday in Auburn, Washington.

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Keith Scott suffered fatal gunshot wounds to the back and abdomen, according to results released from an independent autopsy conducted for his family.

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This week represents a climax to a tragic American narrative decades in the making. It’s a story overrun by a ‘War on Drugs’ run wild, mass incarceration and economic inequality. African-American communities under attack from the police have seen so many die in recent years. Eric Garner, Mike Brown, and now Alston Sterling and Philando Castile are all dead as a […]

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Beyonce is now adding her voice to the chorus of black Americans who are “sick and tired of young” black people being killed at the hands of law enforcement. The note was no doubt prompted by the recent killings of Alton Sterling on Tuesday in Baton Rouge and Philando Castile on Wednesday in St. Paul, […]

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National outrage over police shootings of unarmed Black men seems to have reached the ears […]

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Police Kill Black People More Often Than Whites Just last year, 233 Black individuals lost their […]

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Race became front and center of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign as he spoke in […]

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Janelle Monáe’s support of the Black Lives Matter movement may have led the singer to […]

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This profile is part of an ongoing series of narratives focused on men and women […]

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While commentators and leaders in the Black community across the country try to figure out […]

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