The Disproportionate Risks of Driving While Black – New York Times

New York TimesThe Disproportionate Risks of Driving While BlackNew York TimesGREENSBORO, N.C. — Rufus Scales, 26 and black, was driving his younger brother Devin to his hair-cutting class in this genteel, leafy city when they heard the siren's whoop and saw the blue light in the rearview mirror of their black pickup. Two …and more »

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Attorney among three killed in North Carolina plane crash – Sunbury Daily Item

Sunbury Daily ItemAttorney among three killed in North Carolina plane crashSunbury Daily ItemPeter Knudson, of the National Transportation Safety Board, in Washington D.C., said Apfelbaum was talking with air traffic controllers at the Piedmont airport and indicated he was disoriented. “The controllers were trying to get him to the airport …and more »

Just 'being' black is a crime. – Daily Kos

Daily KosJust 'being' black is a crime.Daily KosHere in North Carolina's third-largest city, officers pulled over African-American drivers for traffic violations at a rate far out of proportion with their share of the local driving population. They used their discretion to search black drivers or ……