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Black Youth in the News
Golf Prodigy Ginger Howard is Youngest Member of LPGA
13 Year-Old Shardae Simmonds Uses CPR to Save Her Father’s Life
Editorial Asks “Where Are Ordinary Black Youth in Popular Culture?”
Central Park Five Documentary Airs Tonight on PBS
Chicago HS B-Ball Star Jabari Parker Is Proud to Represent Young Black Males Going to College
Top News Stories About Black Youth from Across the Nation: April 1 – 7
Mystery of Abandoned Toddler’s Identity Solved Thanks to Social Media
Two Teens Accused of Murdering 13 Month-Old Baby Will Be Tried as Adults
High School Wrestler Without Arms or Legs Wins First Match!
Top News Stories About Black Youth from Across the Nation: Feb. 25 – March 3
Remembering Trayvon Martin, and Protecting Our Youth
19 Year-Old Darrell Wallace Is The Fourth African American Driver to Race a Full Season in a NASCAR Series
BYP’s Aisha Truss-Miller and Chris Buford Discuss Gun Violence, Obama Visit on NPR
Teacher Suspended for Pouring Pencil Shavings Down Student’s Throat
Hundreds Gather to Attend Funeral for Hadiya Pendleton
Top News Stories About Black Youth from Across the Nation: February 4 – 10
7 Year-Old Zora Ball Is Youngest Person to Create Mobile Video Game
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn Will Speak at Hadiya Pendleton’s Funeral
BYP Blogger Jonathan Lykes Named One of The Root.com’s Young Futurists of 2013!
19 Year-Old Sloane Stephens Scores Major Upset Over Serena Williams
‘Fruitvale,’ A Film About the Shooting of Oscar Grant, Opens to Rave Reviews at Sundance
Chief Keef In Police Custody After Violating Probation
Abducted 5 Year-Old Philadelphia Girl Found ALIVE
Beasts of the Southern Wild’s Quvenzhané Wallis is Youngest Ever Best Actress Nominee
Philly Teen Cameron Clarke Scores PERFECT 2400 On SATs
Wisconsin Student Suspended for Placing Noose and KKK Symbols on Black Peer’s Desk
505 Chicagoans Murdered in 2012; Including 108 Young People
19 Year-Old Britney Exline Is Youngest African American Engineer in the U.S.
Top News Stories About Black Youth from Across the Nation: December 4 – 11
Brandon Jackson Defends Himself After Being Jumped By White Mob; Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison!
Jesmyn Ward becomes the 1st woman and Black author to win National Book Award for fiction twice
She ain’t white girl pregnant: Black, queer & expecting in an anti-Black, anti-queer world
Decolonizing empathy: why our pain will never be enough to disarm white supremacy
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ through a Black and Indigenous post-colonial lens
Who owns the Black experience?: Decolonizing theory & how the academy commodifies Black life
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