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Favorite Ozarks Books - 6

It doesn’t feel right to classify this book as a “favorite,” as its subject is so horrifying and its treatment is so detailed that, frankly, it’s not an easy read. 293 more words

Missouri

American Democracy has not been Democratic

Is there anything that will make the masses of white people own up to the fact that there is such a thing as white supremacy in these United States, that it has existed for years, and that it has produced “side effects” which continue to affect African-Americans today? 716 more words

Racism

PressTV-For 35 yrs in prison without conviction

PressTV-For 35 yrs in prison without conviction – A mentally ill African American man has spent more than three decades in the US state of Texas without conviction, a defense attorney says. 218 more words

Americas

Seventeen year old, Mohammad Raja, horrifically beaten and killed in Bangladesh

Seventeen year old, Mohammad Raja, was critically injured on Monday when he was horrifically beaten out in front of his home in the Hazaribagh area of Dhaka, Bangladesh. 246 more words

Child Rights

13 Suspects Charged With Lynching a Boy in Bangladesh

Thirteen men were charged Sunday for the July 8 mob killing of a 13-year-old boy in the Bangladeshi city of Sylhet.

Samiul Alam Rajon was brutally beaten to death after a group of men accused him of stealing a bicycle rickshaw. 116 more words

A State in India Just Outlawed Witch-Hunting, but Many Fear That Won't Stop the Practice

Earlier this month, a group of local youth in the Indian village of Kajiya Maraytoli in the eastern state of Jharkhand dragged 53-year-old Etwaria Kholkho out of her home and accused her of being a witch. 1,097 more words