Charlotte is on fire. And Black people are in pain yet again as the news of Keith Lamont ScottâEUR(TM)s killing hit less than 24 hours after news outlets plastered the video of Terence CrutcherâEUR(TM)s murder on tv screens across the country.
A coalition of First Nations leaders is ratcheting up pressure on CanadaâEUR(TM)s oil sands industry, vowing to collectively oppose and actively resist any increased transport of crude through their traditional territories.
The Concert Across America to End Gun Violence seeks to honor victims of gun violence & make prevention a key issue in the upcoming election; organizers hope the concerts will inspire questions about America's gun violence epidemic at the Debate 9/26
But the killing is by no means limited to blacks. Native Americans are in fact the hardest hit proportionally, according to the GuardianâEUR(TM)s analysis. Blacks are second, based on a per capita breakdown. In terms of total numbers, whites are the highest.
Mysterious populations challenge our notions of the world. Some remain shrouded in the shadows of time; others are enigmatic because of their isolation or unique origin stories. The more we learn, the more complex the story of man becomes.
" But as scene after scene unfolds on shaky screens and in grainy contours, another element of the violence is beginning to come into focus: the pattern of officers seeming to show no concern for the person they have shot, often fatally." Peace.
Elizabeth Schumacher, a 19-year-old cafeteria employee at Central Michigan University in 1937, was strangled to death after trapping her head in a Warriner Hall elevator shaft and the elevator car came down on it.