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Black women are the most likely to be unarmed when killed by police, according to study
Sacramento police shoot Stephon Clark 20 times in his own backyard, falsely claim he had a crowbar in his hand
Dick’s Sporting Goods claims massive support after it stops selling assault rifles, increases age limits for guns
Woman told FBI that Nikolas Cruz might carry out a massacre one month before Florida shooting
15-year-old girl who declined a grown man’s advances ID’d him as her shooter before her death
Man kills 14 year old son because rigid masculinity standards are murderous
How two young Black Chicago women are using art and activism to change narratives about Black communities
Here’s What’s Missing From Reporting On Chicago’s ‘Bloody August’
Chicago Police Call Trump’s Bluff On Ending Gun Violence
Poll: Young adults support new efforts to curb gun violence
34 HBCU Presidents Call For National Gun Violence Symposium
A tearful President Obama puts the right to life over the right to bear arms
New syringe that plugs gunshot wounds gains FDA approval
Report: Murders in Chicago down, shootings up
Where’s the outrage for this 9-year-old’s execution?
Mothers take crime scene, use it as ‘street lesson’ for sons
Sixth person charged in death of Endia Martin
14-year-old girl charged with murder of peer over alleged Facebook dispute
Chicago activist shot to death after leaving anti violence event
2 teens murdered over Facebook argument
BYP 100’s Jamira Burley among those honored at White House event
Miracle: 2-year-old shot in head during drive-by expected to make a full recovery
Tracy Martin: ‘America values guns more than the lives of our kids’
Woman shot in head expected to make miraculous recovery, posts to Facebook
Video: Mother of slain child uses music, social media to spread message of peace, find son’s killer
4 charged in death of Omaha girl killed by stray bullet
One year ago today, the world lost Hadiya Pendleton
Nebraska has highest black homicide rate in nation
Oakland mother loses two sons to gun violence in less than 3 weeks
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel request six months to devise rules on gun sales in city
Sometimes, I give gentrifiers the wrong directions when they get lost
“E pluribus unum”: Federalism is a reactionary structure built on anti-Blackness
Don’t get too excited about tech advances. Many are designed to leave Black people behind
Richard Akuson: the ‘A Nasty Boy’ editor talks the future of his queer fashion magazine and life as an asylum seeker in the U.S.
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