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"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

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As Holder Hails “My Brother’s Keeper, ” It’s Time To Have Real Conversations

Almost a year ago, President Obama announced that his administration would embark on an ambitious initiative he called “My Brother’s Keeper.” The intention was to get communities involved in the lives of young men, particularly those of color, to ensure their positive guidance from “cradle to college.” It was intended to foster support networks where none existed, direct them toward places where they could gain employable skill sets, and provide second chances. 1,156 more words

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As Holder Hails “My Brother’s Keeper, ” It’s Time To Have Real Conversations

Almost a year ago, President Obama announced that his administration would embark on an ambitious initiative he called “My Brother’s Keeper.” The intention was to get communities involved in the lives of young men, particularly those of color, to ensure their positive guidance from “cradle to college.” It was intended to foster support networks where none existed, direct them toward places where they could gain employable skill sets, and provide second chances. 1,156 more words

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As Holder Hails “My Brother’s Keeper, ” It’s Time To Have Real Conversations

Almost a year ago, President Obama announced that his administration would embark on an ambitious initiative he called “My Brother’s Keeper.” The intention was to get communities involved in the lives of young men, particularly those of color, to ensure their positive guidance from “cradle to college.” It was intended to foster support networks where none existed, direct them toward places where they could gain employable skill sets, and provide second chances. 1,156 more words

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As Holder Hails “My Brother’s Keeper, ” It’s Time To Have Real Conversations

Almost a year ago, President Obama announced that his administration would embark on an ambitious initiative he called “My Brother’s Keeper.” The intention was to get communities involved in the lives of young men, particularly those of color, to ensure their positive guidance from “cradle to college.” It was intended to foster support networks where none existed, direct them toward places where they could gain employable skill sets, and provide second chances. 1,156 more words

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As Holder Hails “My Brother’s Keeper, ” It’s Time To Have Real Conversations

Almost a year ago, President Obama announced that his administration would embark on an ambitious initiative he called “My Brother’s Keeper.” The intention was to get communities involved in the lives of young men, particularly those of color, to ensure their positive guidance from “cradle to college.” It was intended to foster support networks where none existed, direct them toward places where they could gain employable skill sets, and provide second chances. 1,156 more words

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As Holder Hails “My Brother’s Keeper, ” It’s Time To Have Real Conversations

Almost a year ago, President Obama announced that his administration would embark on an ambitious initiative he called “My Brother’s Keeper.” The intention was to get communities involved in the lives of young men, particularly those of color, to ensure their positive guidance from “cradle to college.” It was intended to foster support networks where none existed, direct them toward places where they could gain employable skill sets, and provide second chances. 1,156 more words

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