The Man Who Killed Our Son Still Needs Our Prayers

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In Part I of Nicole Franklin’s series on race and forgiveness, she examines Lucia McBath’s request for prayers for Michael Dunn, the man who murdered her 17 year old son, Jordan Davis.

Seriously, Can We Stop Calling The Cops On Little Black Kids Already?

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Denene Millner recounts the story of the 11 year-old boy who was held at gunpoint by cops… for building a treehouse in his own back yard.

The Niggification of America

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More than 50 years after the death of Emmit Till, Reuben Jones says blacks men and boys are safer in Afghanistan than on the streets of America.

Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis’ Mothers Team Up Take A Stand Against “Stand Your Ground” Law

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While legislators plan to expand current stand your ground laws, Trayvon Martin & Jordan Davis mothers continue fighting to have them outlawed after losing their sons.

To Dismantle the Spokes on the Oppression Wheel

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Whenever anyone is diminished, we are all demeaned, and the possibility for authentic community cannot be realized unless and until we become involved, to challenge, to question, to act.

Meet Miles Ezeilo, The Voice of A New Generation

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Nick Chiles wants the world to see the fresh, talented voices coming from young men – and Miles Ezeilo is one to keep your eye on.

Black Male Achievement ≠ White Male Failure

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There is increasing backlash from white men who feel vilified and targeted as being the source of all cultural ills.

Why Am I Scary?

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LeRon Barton has experience navigating the world as a Black man, but the Jordan Davis killing has him asking why that needs to be a challenge.

A Bi-Racial Former Florida Prosecuting Attorney Speaks on Race in the Michael Dunn Verdict (Video) – Part II

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Carmen Colon’s interview continues with Ken L. Foote Former Prosecuting Attorney on Race Implications in the Michael Dunn Trial.

It’s NOT Black People’s Job To ‘Look Beyond Race’

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Lincoln Anthony Blades explains that When an innocent and unarmed Black man is gunned down by a white man, African Americans aren’t even allowed to express anger at the senseless killing.

“Dosen’t it bother you that disrespectful behavior…gives idiot racist fuel for their hatred?”

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This comment by Paul on the post I, Too Am Jordan Davis

I, Too Am Jordan Davis

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Edmund Adjapong states, “I am a Black, male, graduate student who attends an Ivy League university, who identifies with the Hip-Hop generation.” However the verdict in the Michael Dunn case tells him that society continues to view him as a problem.

A Bi-Racial Former Florida Prosecuting Attorney Speaks on Michael Dunn Verdict (Video)- Part 1

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Carmen Colon interviews Ken L. Foote Former Florida Prosecuting Attorney on criminal prosecution techniques in Michael Dunn trial.

The Fears of a Black Mother: The Michael Dunn Verdict

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A parent’s job is hard enough without worrying if their own child will lose their life for simply being a black teenager.

How to Make Sense of the Michael Dunn Verdict

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A Florida jury could not reach a verdict on the most serious charge facing Michael Dunn, a first degree murder charge for the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Jordan Davis.

NRA Lobbies to Expand Florida’s ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law, as Shooter Stands Trial for Killing Jordan Davis

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Wednesday morning, the lawyer for Michael Dunn starts the first full day of his defense in the murder trial for his fatal shooting of 17-year-old Jordan Davis, in what is likely the most prominent Florida Stand Your Ground case since Trayvon Martin.