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77% Of Young People Killed In Brazil Are Black

77% Of Young People Killed In Brazil Are Black

AFRICANGLOBE – Violence in Brazil claimed the lives of 56,000 people in 2012, of which 30,000 were aged 15 to 29 years of age. Of these, four out of five were Black, corresponding to 77% of the total.

Ferguson: Whites Stocking Up On Guns Ahead Of Grand Jury Decision

AFRICANGLOBE – Some suburban St. Louis gun dealers have been doing brisk business, particularly among first-time buyers, as fearful residents await a grand jury’s decision on whether to indict thug cop Darren Wilson, the police officer who gunned down Michael Brown.

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Ferguson: The Grand Jury System Is Corrupt, The Darren Wilson Case Proves It

AFRICANGLOBE – A grand jury proceeding is entirely a one-sided show where the decisions are a foregone conclusion. Historically, grand juries were viewed, as Judge Learned Hand observed, as the “voice of the community” acting not as an extension of the government but as a shield against it.

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10 Ways Police In Ferguson May Be About To Break The Law

AFRICANGLOBE – When the Darren Wilson grand jury charade comes to an end and the verdict is announced, people can expect the police to take at least ten different illegal actions to prevent people from exercising their constitutional rights. The Ferguson police have been on TV more than others so people can see how awful they have been acting.

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Most Powerful Black People In Britain Revealed

AFRICANGLOBE – Britain’s most powerful Black people will be honoured at a prestigious black tie event at the Lord Mayor of London’s residence this evening. The star-studded Powerlist recognises 100 of the most influential people of African and African Caribbean heritage, chosen by a panel of judges on their ability to “change lives and alter events”.

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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon Declares State Of Emergency In Ferguson

AFRICANGLOBE – Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) declared a state of emergency Monday in anticipation of possible unrest following the announcement of findings of two separate criminal investigations into the murder of Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager killed by a Ferguson, Mo. thug cop Darren Wilson.

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The Real Reason Ferguson Is Boarding Up Its Storefronts

AFRICANGLOBE – In early November, as rumors spread that the grand jury decision in the case of Darren Wilson was about to be released, Ferguson began to board itself up. Nearly all stores on the small area of West Florissant Avenue that has been the hub of protest activity are boarded, save for Ferguson Burger Bar, a popular restaurant among protesters.

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90 Arrested As Protesters Clash With Black Pete Proponents

AFRICANGLOBE – A pre-Christmas children’s gathering in the Netherlands, held to celebrate the arrival of St. Nicholas, was broken up by clashes Saturday after demonstrators objected to a blackface character named Black Pete. At least 90 people were arrested in the cheesemaking town of Gouda,

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Good Preachers, Bad Preachers – The Gantt Report

AFRICANGLOBE – Sometimes in Gantt Report columns I comment about preachers. It should be obvious that all preachers are not alike and comments made are not intended to paint all religious leaders with the same brush. There are very good, sincere and Holy messengers and there are false prophets that masquerade as men or women of God.

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