The report quotes New Orleans Mayor Mitchell Landrieu who says “America is drunk on violence and those paying the highest price are African American males.”
Somali piracy enjoys widespread support in Somalia. It has gone from fisherman trying to protect their waters to criminals trying to make a fast come up. Somali pirates usually attack commercial ships, take hostages and demand large ransoms.
Since 1996, judges have given most offenders “flat time,” or exact sentences, meaning the only hearing they get is upon release, when the board decides if they need post-release control or not.
David Marsters, who is running for selectman in Sabattus, took to Facebook and posted this status about the president: “Shoot the N**ger.”
The number of single-father households has increased nine fold since 1960, from less than 300,000 to more than 2.6 million in 2011.
Harkness unveiled her study at the 108th Annual meeting of the American Sociological Association. The study used previous research that suggested lending markets usually work against certain groups. “Evidence shows that disparities in funding outcomes are partially due to the actions of lenders,” said Harkness in the study. “I wanted to know what borrower characteristics lenders were picking up on.”
NEW ORLEANS – Anala Beevers learned the alphabet at about 4 months old, and learned her numbers in Spanish by the time she was 18 months old. Now, at 4 years old, she is MENSA’s newest member.
Using research from the USDA that shows low income families still fail to meet basic standards for food security, the Center on Budget and Policy priorities (CBPP) says the cuts will hit families that arguably need more not less, help.
United States: A YouTube video, entitled “Prayer for President Barack Obama,” of a young elementary school-aged boy, named Stephen, praying for President Obama has gone viral.
In the United States, a White person is almost six times more likely to be killed by another White person than by a Black person, according to FBI homicide data. In 2011, there were more cases of Whites killing Whites than there were Blacks killing Blacks. However, the mainstream media obsesses over Black on Black violence and rarely mentions the problem of White on White violence.