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Scottsboro Boys

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The Scottsboro Boys were nine black teenagers accused in Alabama of raping two White American women ... The jury found the defendants guilty, but the judge set aside the verdict and granted a new tr...

Justice refused for another African American teenager? : Frost ...

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Mar 3, 2014 ... My thoughts and prayers are with Ron Davis and Lucia McBath, the parents whose teenage son was murdered on Nov. 23, 2012. Jordan Davis ...

Police Shoot 17-Year-Old Teenager For Refusing To Drop ...

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Feb 29, 2016 ... On Saturday night, two Salt Lake City officers shot a black teenager in ... including 17-year-old Abdi Mohamed, attacking another man with ... One officer was charged for manslaughter during that time period, and a judge dismissed the case. ... @2005-2016 CENTER FOR AMERICAN PROGRESS ACTION ...

Before Rosa Parks, There Was Claudette Colvin : NPR

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Mar 15, 2009 ... But nine months before Parks sat down and refused to move, ... "My head was just too full of black history, you know, the oppression that we went ... Read an excerpt from Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose. ... Hoose couldn't get over that there was this teenager, nine months before .....

Read More - A History of Racial Injustice - Equal Justice Initiative

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African Americans had been prevented from voting in Brownsville since 1884. ... Nevertheless, a grand jury refused to indict the perpetrators, and no one was .... to punish him, but claimed the teen had become hysterical and jumped into the ..... If there should be another case, perhaps we may get a mistrial with a hung jury.

Two Hundred African Americans Killed in East St. Louis Riots

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Jack Johnson, an African American man born in Galveston, Texas, in 1878, began a ... Jeffries, who refused to fight black boxers, turned Johnson down and retired ... distrust of the criminal justice system among black Montgomery residents grew. ... Oriental coolieism will give us another race problem to solve, and surely we ...

Salt Lake City black teen shot: Police refuse to release body cam video

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Mar 1, 2016 ... Protesters in Utah angered by the police shooting Saturday called for greater transparency after a 17-year-old immigrant, seen beating another ...

Penny Doe v. Richardson | Southern Poverty Law Center

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The teenager had been refused admission to one school because of her homeless status and steered away from another because she is African American.

Petition · Prosecute the killer of our son, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin ...

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It's been nearly two weeks and the Sanford Police have refused to arrest ... stand up for the killer - saying he's "a college grad" who took a class in criminal justice. .... shooting of Trayvon Martin, an unarmed African American teenager who was ...

Freedom's Main Line | Teaching Tolerance - Diversity, Equity and ...

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Anti-Bias Domain: Justice ... For many African Americans, the daily public humiliation of having to ride in a designated section—or being refused a ride altogether—symbolized the entire system of racial separation, a system that ... despite taunts and threats from white youths, black teenager Carey Duncan revealed his ...

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Donald Trump Was Once Sued By Justice Department For Not ...

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Apr 29, 2011 ... Two weeks ago, when he was asked during a radio interview about whether or not he is supported by African-Americans, he sparked another ...

Justice denied yet again | SocialistWorker.org

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Nov 25, 2014 ... DARREN WILSON has gotten away with murder--and the American injustice ... than a dozen bullets at an unarmed African American teenager, killing him, .... mobilizing the National Guard in the hopes of choking off another ...

Browder v. Gayle: The Women Before Rosa Parks | Teaching ...

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An African American woman boards a city bus downtown. ... mostly unheralded African America women in Montgomery who refused to yield ... On June 19, 1956, the three-judge panel ruled that Montgomery segregation ... Claudette Colvin was a 16 year old teenage girl girl that was pregnant was ... And put in another day.