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.
The Delhi-based newspaper named Balaknama ('Voice of Children' in Hindi) written and published by street children has been telling their stories in their voices and struggling for their rights for over a decade now.
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.
" 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.
Jose Fernandez,the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars,was killed in a boat crash off Miami Beach FL early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24.Sunday at home vs the Atlanta Braves has been c
Americans who don't live in the West may think that the historic clash of Native Americans and pioneering settlers is long past because the Indians were, after all, defeated and now drive cars, watch television, and shop at Walmart.
Bill Nunn, a veteran character actor whose credits ranged from the "Spider-Man" movie franchise to such Spike Lee films as "Do the Right Thing" and "He Got Game," his wife, Donna,said Nunn died Saturday at home in Pittsburgh. He was 63 and had cancer.