African American Youth

Black lawyers to challenge police brutality in 25 cities | #OYRchallenge

Black Lawyers in conjunction with the National Bar Association taking steps to address wholesale massacre of young black youth. “[Pamela] Meanes called police brutality the new civil rights issue of this era, an issue that disproportionately impacts the Black community.” #OYRchallenge

Trayvon Martin Honored: Thousands Rally to Honor Slain Teen | Kulture Kritic

2nd Anniversary of Trayvon Shootings| Worldwide rallies

New York, NY-Wednesday marked the second anniversary of the shooting death of Black Florida teen, Trayvon Martin, who was killed by neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman. In honor of the anniversary of Trayvon’s death, thousands of people- representing various organizations- rallied in the U.S. and across the World. Your Black World covered a New York City rally that was organized by “The Stop the Mass Incarceration Network” (SMIN) which was held in historic Times Square.

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