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Claudette Colvin

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Claudette Colvin (born September 5, 1939) is a pioneer of the African American Civil Rights ... When Colvin refused to get up, she was thinking about a school paper she had written that day about th...

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 ...

Why a Brooklyn Judge Refused to Send a Drug Courier to Prison ...

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Jun 1, 2016 ... Lincoln Caplan on how a Brooklyn judge's decision in a case ... the country have been sending it to one another as a cutting-edge view ... Alexander writes, “Many of the forms of discrimination that relegate African Americans to ... GQ, Lucky, Self , Teen Vogue, The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, Vogue, W, Wired.

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.

Timeline - A History of Racial Injustice - Equal Justice Initiative

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Students at Alabama State College, a traditionally African American institution .... Another armed white mob arrived and the Freedom Riders refused to exit the bus . ..... On August 14, 1963, the day before the arrested teens were released from ...

For Black Girls, Teenage Behavior Is Criminal | TakePart

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Oct 27, 2015 ... Students say the girl had her cell phone out in math class and refused to hand it over to her teacher. Niya Kenny, another student, was also arrested for crying and ... to a study released last year by the African American Policy Forum. ... Expulsion can set students on a path to criminal justice system that ...

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 .....

Ex-investigator: Police killing of teen unjustified - CNN.com

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Dec 9, 2015 ... Chicago police killing of unarmed teen unjustified, fired investigator says ... conclusion and says he was fired in July when he refused to change his report. ... Chicago police investigated by Justice Department .... in the Chatman case; police believed he was another poor black kid on the South Side "whose .....

Justice Denied | South Jersey Journal | Connecting South Jersey's ...

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Jul 15, 2013 ... The outrage over the killing of an unarmed Black teenager who was ... faith in American justice feel uncomfortable, upset and disheartened.

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...