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FBI Vastly Undercounts Police-Related Killings

By Michael Nam Gil C / Shutterstock.com Recent independent data from The Guardian showed that Black Americans were twice as likely to be killed by police than white Americans despite a major difference in population sizes. The Guardian’s ongoing effort to count this year’s police-related deaths and a report from…

Black Man Found Hanging From Tree in Mississippi

Update (March 21, 2015):FBI Special Agent in Charge Donald Alway confirmed in a press conferenceon Friday thebody found hanging in the woods in Claiborne County, Miss. has been identified by authorities as Otis Byrd. By Sheryl Estrada Otis Byrd Authorities are investigating the death of a Black man found hanging…