This is an article I received via email from The Black Star Project (www.BlackstarProject.org). We as a community need to change the way we address violence in our community. We need to address the causes of violence, not just react to the violence. Table of Contents Links: The Black Star Project's website: blackstarproject.org … Continue reading Life and Death As Seen Though the Eyes of the Shooter
To reduce prison population, invest in public mental health, new study says by Andrea Germanos A new study points to a key way to reduce the prison population in the incarceration capital of the world: boost spending on public mental health.
Cincinnati Prosecutor to Retry Former Officer in Sam DuBose Shooting Death by Veronica Graves The Hamilton County prosecuting attorney wants to retry Ray Tensing in the fatal shooting of Sam DuBose. Hell yeah race (or should I say skin color) is an issue in this case. We have to hold muthaf*ckas accountable when they kill … Continue reading Cincinnati Prosecutor to Retry Former Officer in Sam DuBose Shooting Death
2 Cops Kill 21-Year-Old Man in Brooklyn, N.Y. By The ROOT staff Another Black man dead. How many of us must die before we become serious about protecting ourselves? Our security must become a top priority.
Fixing Our Broken Justice System by Pau Hartzer The view supported by Black Lives Matter is that systemic racism results in higher arrest, conviction, and incarceration rates for persons of color, particularly for blacks. I'd have to agree 100%.