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‘No Greater Pain’ Than Burying Your Murdered Child

By Zenobia Jeffries Special to the NNPA SPECIAL REPORT DETROIT – Most women say there is no greater pain than to bear a child, I say there is no greater pain than to bury one. — Andrea Clark, founder, Mothers of Murdered Children Three Detroit youths were shot in Read More

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A Push to Address Black-on-Black Violence

  By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As cities across the country have mobilized massive street protests over police violence and misconduct, a familiar question has been raised by their opponents: Why does violence within the Black community garner less concern than Read More

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Report: LASD Dogs Only Bit Blacks And Latinos in First Six Months of 2013

(UPI) –A new report about the Los Angeles Sheriff Department’s Canine Special Detail found that every single one of the unit’s dog bite victims in the first six months of 2013 was either black or Latino. The number of minority individuals bitten by police dogs rose dramatically Read More