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Weekly News Roundup

Top News Stories About Black Youth from Across the Nation: December 4 – 11

 Every week, the Black Youth Project collects the top news stories about black youth from across the country. Click here to check out our archive of weekly news round-ups, and check back every Monday for a new roundup of headlines about young black America

Emanuel offers NATO money for anti-violence youth programs
Michelle Manchir, Chicago Tribune, 12/3/12

Young black men, unaware and at the highest risk of HIV/AIDS
Brittany Tom, The Grio, 12/4/12

Black, Hispanic Teens Most Disconnected
Rosa Ramirez, National Journal, 12/4/12

New report finds youth unemployment soars during the past decade
Erin Andersen, Journal Star, 12/5/12

Some encouraging numbers in new Chicago HIV report
Chicago Pheonix, Joseph Duggan Lyons, 12/5/12

White women in Black face spark nation-wide outrage
Harry Colbert, Insight News, 12/6/12

Indiana’s black youths see few gains
Indy Star, Staff Writer, 12/6/12

The Majority of black male students think race, gender affect how teachers treat them
Staff Writer, The Dallas Morning Star, 12/7/12

Giving our public schools their due
Dane Smith, Star Tribune, 12/9/12

Legal marijuana is good for kids
Amanda Reiman, Salon News, 12/9/12