Tag Archives: Racism

Black Power: A Done Deal

I didn’t write this piece, it was sent to me by a close friend for my perusal and I am guessing because he knew I would use it. We have often heard the expression *The Truth Hurts* and I am … Continue reading

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Murder capital: Baltimore’s homicide explosion in wake of Freddie Gray case dwarfs rate of similar cities

Murder capital: Baltimore’s homicide explosion in wake of Freddie Gray case dwarfs rate of similar cities The double murder Thursday of a young mother and her 7-year-old boy brought Baltimore’s bloody monthly homicide tally to 38, a figure that dwarfs … Continue reading

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Police Scrutinized After Baltimore Arrests

Police Scrutinized After Baltimore Arrests ATLANTA (AP) — National outrage over the death of a black man while in police custody and the speed with which a prosecutor decided to charge the officers who arrested him could have a chilling … Continue reading

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2 officers shot at protest outside Ferguson police station

2 officers shot at protest outside Ferguson police station FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Two officers were shot in front of the Ferguson Police Department early Thursday, authorities said, as demonstrators gathered after the resignation of the city’s police chief in … Continue reading

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