Black People Politics : Black Americans now see race relations as nation’s most important problem

Clyde C Coger Jr

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Black Americans now see race relations as nation’s most important problem


... After a year that saw national attention on long-simmering tensions between communities of color and police officers, 2014 closed with more Americans — both black and white — ranking race relations as the most pressing problem facing the nation ...



People gather April 28 in Baltimore in the aftermath of rioting following the funeral for Freddie Gray, who died in police custody. (Matt Rourke/AP)


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http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2015/06/17/black-americans-now-see-race-relations-as-nations-most-important-problem/

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Some blacks feel fatigued after barrage of racial incidents



WASHINGTON (AP) — The weariness, the rage, the depressing conviction that black life is stuck in a murderous loop fueled by racism — these emotions resounded in black America after the deadly shootings at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina ...







http://news.yahoo.com/blacks-feel-fatigued-barrage-racial-incidents-071606995.html


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World shocked at enduring racism, gun violence in US



BEIJING (AP) — Often the target of U.S. human rights accusations, China wasted little time returning such charges following the shooting at a historic black church in South Carolina that left nine people dead. Elsewhere, the attack renewed perceptions that Americans have too many guns and have yet to overcome racial tensions ...



Adeline Daby, 6, places a note in front of the Emanuel AME Church on Friday, June 19, 2015 in Charleston, S.C. ( Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)


Women comfort each other as they mourn in front of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)


https://news.yahoo.com/photos/church-shooting-in-charleston-south-carolina-1434602349-slideshow/charleston-c-shooting-suspect-dylann-storm-roof-escorted-photo-221624180.html


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