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

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  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    In the Spirit of Sankofa,


    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 ...


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    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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    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 ...


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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 ...


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    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)

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


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    Always in solidarity with your reality checks and wake up call efforts...

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