JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
From Anger to Action

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
From Anger to Action

by Nick Chiles

As the anger from the George Zimmerman acquittal coalesces into a desire… Read More

STOP AND FRISK:<br />
The Fight Has Just Begun

STOP AND FRISK:
The Fight Has Just Begun

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

On Monday, U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin Read More

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Eric Holder Makes Drug Sentencing Reforms

by Huffington Post

The Justice Department will avoid charging certain low-level and nonviolent drug offenders with crimes that carry mandatory minimums… Read More

Don't Forget About Black Girls

Don't Forget About Black Girls

by The Washington Post

President Obama, in his remarks after the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, asked what we could… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
Tracy Martin on Moving Forward

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Tracy Martin on Moving Forward

by Tiffany E. Browne

“I’m doing fine,” Tracy Martin’s bass voice booms through the phone… Read More

Tennessee sanitation workers assert 'I Am a Man'

The Significance of Nonviolent Resistance

by Josie Pickens

I wasn’t looking forward to returning to my classroom at the HBCU where I teach the Monday morning after George Zimmerman was… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
Understanding ‘Trayvon’s Law’<br />

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Understanding ‘Trayvon’s Law’

by France François

Without a doubt, the Zimmerman verdict was simultaneously a stark reminder of how little the life of young black men meant in America… Read More

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:<br />
Dream Defenders Take the Lead

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Dream Defenders Take the Lead

by Chris Williams

  The story of the Dream Defenders begins in April of 2006. Florida A&M’s then-Student Body President Ramon… Read More

First Lady Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama Speaks Out Against Gun Violence

by The Grio

It’s a second term for Michelle Obama, too, and she’s shifting her social-issues emphasis to kids and gun violence after… Read More

[ENOUGH]<br />
Chicago Youth Talk Trayvon

[ENOUGH]
Chicago Youth Talk Trayvon

by Dr. Peter K. B. St. Jean

  For young people in Chicago—a city that readily brings to mind thoughts of Black pain and Black death—the… Read More

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