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Boys and Black children are most often the victims, a 13-year study found.
“This is a much larger issue than previously documented,” said lead study author Dr. Altaf Saadi.
Stanford body cam study shows cop language differs by race of driver in stops.
The rate is three times greater than it was in 1980.
The risk was especially elevated when it was related to experiencing physical or sexual violence at the hands of police.
Dontre Hamilton’s parents and brothers who filed the lawsuit will not benefit financially from the proceeds and the settlement will instead be placed in a fund Hamilton’s son will receive after he becomes an adult.
The Anthony Aguirre Junior High teacher also gave a Black student a “Most Likely to Blend in with White People” award.
The report’s findings include that Black men with a bachelor’s degree are more than twice as likely as Black women to intermarry.
A former employee has filed a lawsuit against Robert Mercer, who said the Civil Rights Act of 1964 “infantilized” Blacks by dissuading them from working.
Despite changing demographics in its population, the town’s police department remains majority-white.
By not leveraging the growing population of minority voters — who over time will collectively become the majority — Democrats are contributing to their party’s own demise.
Younger Black people in their 20s, 30s and 40s are living with, or dying from, diseases that are typically seen in older people.
Bethune-Cookman University graduates turned their backs on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, who once called historically Black colleges “real pioneers” in school choice.
Data reveals a systematic pattern of discrimination embedded in the sheriff’s office.
Terrill Thomas was found dead in his cell — at a jail run by conservative Sheriff David Clarke — after seven days without water.
An autopsy concluded that Michael Marshall died from asphyxiation “while being physically restrained by law enforcement” during a psychotic episode.
A man accused of assaulting a protester at a Trump rally “would not have acted as he did without Trump and/or Trump campaign’s specific urging and inspiration,” according to a court filing.
The Metropolitan Police Department said there is no increase in missing cases, just a change in how cases are publicized.
Judgments on the sizes of white and Black men “were consistently biased,” even when the men were the same size, the study’s lead author reported.
The National Registry of Exonerations report analyzed data on crimes for which exonerations are most common.
Wilson, who fatally shot Michael Brown, said he only repeated racist remarks used by other people.
Rep. Elijah Cummings confronted Trump about his language regarding Black communities.
Black Americans are about seven times more likely to be wrongfully convicted of murder than white Americans, according to the study.