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The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

2015 Newbery Medal Winner
2015 Coretta Scott King Honor Award Winner

“With a bolt of lightning on my kicks . . .The court is SIZZLING. My sweat is DRIZZLING. 127 more words

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Harrisburg Police investigate pair of Wednesday night robberies

HARRISBURG, PA.(WPMT) Harrisburg City Police are on the lookout for suspects in two separate robberies Wednesday night. The first incident happened at about 7:36 pm along the 1700 block of Market Street. 216 more words


What Oscar, Big Bird, Chuck D and Social DNA have in Common……

The number of Black children growing up without the positive influence of a Black father is staggering. But this is less about the statistics and more in the spirit of Flavor Flav’s famous phrase, “Kick The Ballistics, G.” And then Chuck D would kick those ballistics like no other. 1,484 more words


"Stand Up, Fight Back, No More Black Men Under Attack!"

Whatever happened to stun guns, pepper spray or shooting to injure, not kill? Once again, yet another Black male has been shot dead by a White police officer. 836 more words

"Sobering Findings": Study; Killers Are Less Likely To Be Executed If Their Victims Are Black

Black people are much more frequently executed for killing white people than white people are for killing black people, and capital punishment is rarely used at all when victims are black — especially when they’re male. 251 more words