Stories and Stats

Investigations,campaigns, and a running list of often untold stories

Databases

Police Crimes

https://thesocietypages.org/toolbox/police-killing-of-blacks/

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/ng-interactive/2015/jun/01/the-counted-police-killings-us-database

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/national/police-shootings-2016/

Campaign Zero http://www.joincampaignzero.org/#vision

Discrimination in America http://www.civilrights.org/publications/reports/cerd-report-falling-further-behind/falling-further-behind.html

Christian’s Response to BLM – Barna https://www.barna.org/research/culture-media/research-release/black-lives-matter-and-racial-tension-in-america#.V5QpdI5rLoU

Race and Gender in wages, 2014 Harvard Business Review https://hbr.org/2014/06/does-race-or-gender-matter-more-to-your-paycheck


Injustice in Recent Times

Elliott Williams, Ignored to death in jail cell in Tulsa County https://www.readfrontier.com/investigation/judges-order-elliott-williams-jail-cell-became-burial-crypt/

Charles Kinsey – Unarmed, compliant, shot and then handcuffed by police http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/north-miami-cop-who-shot-unarmed-man-charles-kinsey-i-n614766

Breaion King – Brutal Arrest http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/video-violent-arrest-texas-school-teacher_us_57914ce1e4b0bdddc4d3e66b

Barbara Dawson – dies after being removed and refused treatment at hospital http://www.cnn.com/2016/01/07/us/florida-woman-removed-hospital-dies/


Injustice in US History

Four thousand lynchings in the south alone: a landmark report for truth telling in US History http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/10/us/history-of-lynchings-in-the-south-documents-nearly-4000-names.html

Mexicans lynched in US History, the second most frequently targeted group to Black Americans http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/20/opinion/when-americans-lynched-mexicans.html?_r=0

Forced removal of Native tribes has devastated this land. http://www.eji.org/HighlightJuly2016