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How News Media Fuels the Myth of Black Crime

How News Media Fuels the Myth of Black Crime

by Kai Wright on August 27 2014, 11:45AM

In TV land, all the violent crime suspects are black. Not so much in real life.

Topics: Media, /NOW

Trafficking Survivors Get Relief under NY Law

Trafficking Survivors Get Relief under NY Law

by Michelle Chen on August 18 2010, 12:00PM

Governor David Paterson has signed a bill that enables sex trafficking victims to clear their records of criminal convictions.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, On Gender

Cold Cases: Murder in L.A. and the Value of Black Life

Cold Cases: Murder in L.A. and the Value of Black Life

by Michelle Chen on August 5 2010, 10:28AM

Serial killings in L.A. reveal a sense that violence against black women is more tolerable, more expected, less deserving of punishment.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, On Gender

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