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Budget Cuts Push Teens From Group Homes

CNN | July 14, 2010 Budget cuts in the New York area will force more then 400 troubled teens out of group homes like ‘MercyFirst.’

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D.C.’s HIV/AIDS Problem

CNN | July 13, 2010 The Obama administration prepares to unveil its national HIV/AIDS strategy. CNN’s Dan Lothian reports.

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First Lady Tackles Child Obesity

CBS News | July 9, 2010 First Lady, Michelle Obama is getting tough on childhood obesity with the launch of “Let’s Move,” a nationwide initiative to combat the growing epidemic.

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Oscar Grant Verdict Is In, Riots Ensue

NBC Nightly News | July 8, 2010 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Violent protests erupted in Oakland with stores damaged and dozens arrested after a Los Angeles jury convicted a white former transit officer of involuntary manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man. Prosecutors had wanted Johannes Mehserle convicted of murdering Oscar Grant. So […]

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Violence Is Not Justice! Oscar Grant Killing | Johannes Mehserle Trial | PSA by Youth UpRising

Youth UpRising | July 2, 2010 In anticipation of the jury’s verdict in the Oscar Grant murder trial, Youth UpRising, a youth empowerment group in Oakland, California released this PSA protesting police brutality and other forms of violence.  If the BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) cop on trial for Oscar Grant’s murder is acquitted, some […]

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Chicago South Shore Drill Team Makes a Difference

NBC Nightly News | June 30, 2010 Making a Difference: For 30 years, The South Shore Drill Team has been providing a refuge for Chicago kids who are looking for a safe place to fit in.  NBC’s Kevin Tibbles reports.

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“I’m Getting an HIV Test”

CNN | June 27, 2010 A 22-year-old woman gets tested for HIV hoping her actions will inspire others to do the same. National HIV Testing Day was yesterday, June 27th.

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Seed School Helps At-Risk Youth Grow

NBC – Today Show | June 24, 2010 TODAY’s Jenna Bush Hager takes a look at a new public school program that is helping underprivileged high school kids have brighter futures.

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Teen in alleged cop beating speaks out

ABC News – Houston | June 24, 2010 New York Times – The Houston police chief has fired seven officers involved in the beating of a 15-year-old suspected of burglary, a beating that was caught on videotape and outraged many black residents. Four of the officers also face misdemeanor charges for the pummeling of the […]

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Call for Suspension Reform After Student’s Death

The Grio (via News One) | June 18, 2010 Last week, 15-year-old, Jawaan Daniels, was shot and killed during school hours. He was leaving Lafayette High School and going home for a suspension. But, parents say he should have been in school. Buffalo parents argue that simply sending students home for suspension is not addressing […]

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