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Why Is It So Hard For The Govt To Tell Us...

AFRICANGLOBE - One year ago, the White House released The Final Report of the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing—116 pages of recommendations meant to address the epidemic of killings of unarmed Black people by the police officers sworn to protect them. The report was supposed to be a blueprint for reforms in policing this country has needed for decades. Yet 12 months after its publication, our government still can’t even come up with the number of people who have been killed by U.S. police.

State Terrorism: Blacks Two Times More Likely to Be Executed Than...

AFRICANGLOBE - A new report, released on Wednesday, shows that African Americans are twice as likely as Whites to receive death sentences, according to Mother Jones. The report, from University of Maryland criminology professor Ray Paternoster, examined the impact race had on sentencing in 504 cases. The findings are striking. From the report: