Category Archives: Just a Thought

The Trayvon Martin Killing and the Myth of Black-on-Black Crime

by Jamelle Bouie Jul 15, 2013 4:45 AM EDT Crime is driven by proximity and opportunity, writes Jamelle Bouie—which is why 86 percent of white victims were killed by white offenders. Last week, in Chicago, 16-year-old Darryl Green was found dead in the yard of an abandoned home. He was killed, relatives reported, because…
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