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Plight of minority youths in US an 'outrage': Obama

Washington - President Barack Obama on Thursday branded the plight of minority youths in America an "outrage" as he launched a program to improve the lives of boys in deprived and dangerous inner cities.In a rare, explicit excursion into racial issues during his pr...
In the Media by AFP

Racial barriers still hold back Hollywood's black talent

When Halle Berry and Denzel Washington won the best-acting Oscar categories and Sidney Poitier was honored with a lifetime achievement award in 2002, the night was a watershed for black actors in H...
In the Media by Piya Sinha-Roy (Reuters)

Op-Ed: Race and Meaning

Jacksonville - The Michael Dunn verdict adds to our collective disappointment around questions of race and justice in the United States.
In the Media by Julian Chambliss - 2 comments

Luminaria Run against domestic and sexual violence Special

Destin - Shelter House of Northwest Florida presented the Luminaria Run to End Domestic and Sexual Violence, an annual run held at sunset, this weekend. The proceeds go to help fund the organization’s operations and efforts in aiding victims.
Digital Journal Report by Justin King

Op-Ed: A History of Violence

The controversy surrounding the Trayvon Martin case highlights an unresolved problem linked to race and power in the United States.
In the Media by Julian Chambliss - 4 comments

Op-Ed: Don't let knee-jerk hysteria kill sensible laws

Yesterday, I posted a synopsis of my general thoughts on the public’s outrage over the George Zimmerman trial and verdict. Today, my focus is on a more specific but related issue: Florida’s "controversial" “stand your ground law”.
In the Media by David Delmar - 3 comments

African-American boys need to be bolstered, says Obama

President Barack Obama says the United States needs to figure out how to make African-American boys and young black men feel included in society.
In the Media by Matthew Hendricks - 7 comments

Op-Ed: Stacy Shaw, a Boston marathon runner, speaks out and inspires Special

Boston - It was only moments after Stacy Shaw crossed the finish line before chaos erupted at the Boston Marathon. Shaw was the last runner to cross the finish line before the explosions. She spoke with Digital Journalist Micki Hogan candidly about her experience.
Digital Journal Report by Micki Hogan - 4 comments

Run For Love 1000 on their way to Dubrovnik

London - Thirty-nine marathons in 33 days. That's exactly what three young Londoners are currently planning. The trio are running from Odessa in Ukraine to Dubrovnik in Croatia to raise money and awareness for child trafficking.
In the Media by Mark Harradine

Clybourne Park offers a poke, not a punch, on race relations Special

Toronto - Pulitzer-winning 'Clybourne Park' recently opened in Toronto. Produced as part of Mirvish's Second Stage Series, it's a tale that touches on many themes, especially race relations and economics. It runs now through March 3rd.
Digital Journal Report by Cate Kustanczy
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Open Letter to The Managing Editor: Mr Alexander Baron's Racial Slur on Nigerians

Dear Sir, I would like to draw your attention to the article written by Mr. Alexander Baron, titled "Can a doll save...
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If you visit this page for clothing retailer Lululemon, you have few options on the right side: colour, size,...
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