13 Mar

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Should We Lay Down for Black Lives

According to a ProPulica report, in recent years, young Black males are at a 21 times greater risk of being shot dead by police than their non-Hispanics White counterparts. So why are more Black males being killed? Not to say that it is good for anybody to die prematurely, especially to intentional injury due to gun violence. It is not! However, males have a higher rate of death due to gun violence. Could it be psychological, where the police officers who are trained to shoot black targets, replicate what they do in training? After all, it is often said that we become what we repeatedly do. Is that true? If it is,... Read more

16 Feb

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Get Home Safely: 10 Rules of Survival

After Michael Brown’s death, an important infographic, “10 Rules Of Survival If Stopped By The Police” was developed by David Miller, founder of “The Dare To Be King Project.” In partnership with CTS, WFYI, and Trinity UCC (on the south side of Chicago), SALT has taken Miller’s rules and created a short film to bring this critical information to an even wider audience and help save even more lives. Please share! Get Home Safely: 10 Rules of Survival from SALT Project on Vimeo. www.saltproject.org... Read more