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Civil rights leaders condemn killing of 2 NYPD officers


By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:35 am December 22, 2014 Civil rights leaders condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over the murders could derail the peaceful protests that has grown out of the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

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University cancels invitation to African journalists due to Ebola fears


By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:01 am November 3, 2014 Officials at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg took back invitations extended to 14 African journalists due to fears of Ebola. The journalists were set to come to the campus for the annual Edward R. Murrow Visiting Journalists program. 

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Elderly woman tied up during wrongful police raid


By BYP @blackyouthproj 8:59 am April 24, 2014 A 75-year-old Virginia woman said she was tied up with a zip tie while State Police invaded her home. Ruth Hunter said officers told her what they were looking for during the April 10 raid, and she told them she had nothing to do with the investigation. 

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Report: in response to minority growth, whites becoming more conservative

By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:29 am April 11, 2014 Research supports the notion that by the year 2050, the nation will exist in its most diverse form ever. Whites will no longer be the majority, and according to a study conducted by the Associated for Psychological Science, the more fearful white Americans are of losing their […]

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Update: police believe missing 8-year-old may be dead

By BYP @blackyouthproj 2:50 pm March 28, 2014 Washington D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier said that the search for 8-year-old Relisha Rudd has turned into a “recovery mission,” signaling that authorities do not believe that she is alive. 

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Black and Dangerous: a list of times where whites blamed crime on a phantom black

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By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:59 am March 27, 2014 It is dangerous to be black in America. Many of us can’t even walk down the street without getting racially profiled. If you’re a black man, the chances of you being blamed for a crime are magnified. Your Black World compiled a list called “10 Times a White Person […]

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Breaking The Cycle of Fear

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By richardtaylor @trulytaylormade 10:28 am April 3, 2013 Fear can cause you to question your worth and true purpose in life. When you are hit with enough obstacles you can be overtaken by fear, until you feel that there is no way out. No way to pursue your dreams, be that change or answer the call […]

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