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Another school district opted to ban the book, whose themes align with the killings of Black men by police and the backlash to NFL players’ national anthem protests.
“Step,” a documentary coming out in theaters this week, follows the journey of the founding class of the step troupe at the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women.
“Am I the perfect person to tell this story? Absolutely not. But it’s a really important story that needs to be told, and that was my overriding motivator,” said director Kathryn Bigelow.
The owner advertises novelties such as a bullet-ridden wall decor and ‘40s’ in paper bags.
The White House did not offer any details on why Trump would not speak to the 108-year-old civil rights group.
Investigators originally said she was at fault based on the account of witnesses, including the other driver.
When ambulances go on diversion, bypassing the nearest hospital because emergency rooms are overcrowded, Black patients may be more likely to die following a heart attack.
White and Black children in the United States did not benefit equally from a recent reduction in infant mortality, according to new research.
He only faced one charge in Bland’s death: perjury.
Experiences with discrimination were a strong determinant of poor sleep, and in particular, short sleep duration and poor sleep quality.
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.