Do Black Lives Matter in Our Community? blogs Prof. Levy-Pounds
Do Black Lives Matter in Our Community?
by Prof. Nekima Levy-Pounds
Young African American men continue to suffer the harmful impacts of racial discrimination, marginalization, stereotyping, and social exclusion. Sadly, their plight is often ignored until a crisis happens such as the shooting death of Mike Brown by law enforcement, an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri. Until we deal with our unreconciled racial history, we can expect these types of occurrences to continue.
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