By the Numbers: Black Women Killed at Alarming Rate by Partners

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  • An Overshadowed Crisis
  • When Men Murder Women
  • Startling Statistics
  • Disproportionate Rates
  • Known Killers
  • Known Killers
  • Die By the Gun
  • Weapon of Mass Destruction
  • Fighting Words
  • Marissa Alexander
  • Killed By Her Father
  • Are Guns the Solution or Problem?
  • Gun Violence
  • Next Steps

An Overshadowed Crisis

From White House initiatives to nationwide protests, a number of recent steps have been taken to protect the lives of Black men. Yet, a new report reveals that Black women also face an disproportionate burden of fatal violence, often from Black men they know. Keep reading to learn more. Patrice Peck

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