Black Youth

Sad Fact: Half of Young Blacks Don't Think They'll Be Alive Past Their 30s

A report shows youth are less optimistic about their future.
11/20/2015

Amnesty PSA Calls Attention to High Murder Rate of Brazil's Black Youth

The "Young Black Live" campaign is saying "enough murder."
11/12/2014

Young Blacks More Likely to Be Arrested for Non-Violent Crimes

Interactive map shows where this injustice happens most.
04/25/2014

Oakland Student Beats the Odds, Accepted to Top Colleges

Akintunde Ahmad attributes his success to focus and luck.
04/09/2014

Pastor Invents Device to Prevent Drowning Among Black Children

Black children drown at nearly triple the rate of whites.
04/07/2014

Blacks Say Job Creation, Parental Engagement Are Keys to Success

Income inequality ranked high on a long list of issues.
04/04/2014

Morehouse to Host White House Summit on Black Male Success

The national tour also stops in Oakland and Philadelphia.
03/26/2014

Report: Black Youth Are Viewed as Less Innocent

Study reveals that police view Black kids differently.
03/13/2014