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Obama urges calm over black teenager's death
US president says police shooting of an unarmed black teenager is a tragedy, as police refuse to release shooter's name.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 06:50 GMT
US black teen shot after 'police altercation'
Police chief says shooting of teenager, which triggered protests in Missouri, occurred after officer was assaulted.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 17:34 GMT
Tension high after US police kill black teen
Missouri crowd threatens to "kill the police" after reportedly unarmed black teenager is fatally gunned down.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 06:46 GMT
Zimmerman arrested over disturbance
Man cleared of killing Trayvon Martin earlier this year is taken into custody by police over incident at Florida house.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 19:53 GMT
Thousands rally to honour March on Washington
Attendees commemorate civil rights movement and demand more social justice in the US.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 15:10 GMT
US marks 'I have a dream' commemorations
Americans march in preparation for 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's speech on equal rights.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 04:19 GMT
Justice in a 'Nation of Laws': The Manning verdict
The verdict in the trial of Chelsea Manning fits the narrative of the last decade, one devoid of justice, says author.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2013 14:24 GMT
The 'Dream Defenders' would defend us all
The 'stand your ground' law affects more than African Americans - it affects everyone.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 15:10 GMT
Trayvon Martin case a travesty of justice
George Zimmerman's acquittal was largely due to institutional racism in the United States, writes author.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 10:13 GMT
Why we must do more than repeal 'stand your ground' laws
Repealing 'stand your ground' laws won't rid disproportionate policing and racial profiling across the country.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 15:05 GMT
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