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Innovative citizen initiatives open access to police data

As outrage mounts over fatal police shootings of unarmed civilians, a growing number of police departments nationwide are releasing data on officer-involved shootings, use of force, and traffic stops. In North Carolina, where Charlotte and Fayetteville are participating in the White House initiative, a related effort is underway to make accessible policing data statewide. The nonprofit Southern Coalition for Social Justice (SCSJ) last month launched a searchable database of all stop, search,

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James Armistead aka James Lafayette

When we say African Americas, they are people residing in the United States of America and are additionally commonly referred to as Black Americans. They are referred to as such because they originated from any of the so-called black populations of the country Africa. We are aware, of course, that there are African Americans who have actually made remarkable contributions to different fields of profession, and what we would certainly like to impart is the fact that in the field of politics

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The Origins of the Black Panther Party: History, Facts, Goals, Platform (2006)

Dr. Nikol Alexander-Floyd – Gender, Race, and Nationalism in Contemporary Black Politics

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Former Leader of New York Black Panther Party Brutally beaten by members of New BPP at Atlanta Event

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African American 2015 Movies

Past few years have actually been a blissful phase for filmmakers across the globe. No matter which part of the world you reside in, chances are you might have actually heard about black movies. There has actually been drastic in the way movies were made a few years ago and what we see now. Most of the black movies produced in the beginning were race centered films. That was way back to the twentieth century. While producing such movies, the only factor to be considered was the black

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Freddie Gray Death – Homicide – 6 Police Arrested

POMONA, Calif. (AP) – Authorities have arrested a man they say doused a woman with gasoline and burned her to death during a domestic argument on Christmas Day in the Los Angeles suburb of Pomona. The Pomona Police Department says that, acting on a tip, officers from the Pasadena Police Department and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 51-year-old Clarence Dear on Sunday morning on a bus in Altadena. That’s about 28 miles northwest of Pomona. He’s jailed on $1 million bail.
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