African American Youth
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
By Sarah Gonzalez : Reporter, WNYC/NJPR
A new report by the ACLU found that, on average, 91 out of every 1,000 residents in Newark were stopped by police in the second half of 2013. In New York City, that figure was eight out of 1,000. See how those numbers break down by race.
Monday, March 26, 2012
At a White House press conference on Friday, President Obama was asked to comment on the Trayvon Martin case. Ron Christie, Takeaway contributor and Republican political strategist says President Obama overstepped in his remarks. Xilla, an editor at Global Grinder, says the president's remarks were appropriate — and deeply moving.
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
There are a few people in Congress who aren't shying away from plans that call for spending to create jobs in the long term.