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Sikivu Hutchinson

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Myra Howard, 16, believed missing in South L.A.

Despite a groundswell of national protest and exposure by activists of color, missing African American...

How schools and the media criminalize Black girls

High stakes test question: A female science student conducts an experiment with chemicals that explode...

The spectator sport of Black women bashing

In the 1990s, The O.J. Simpson murder trial polarized America and highlighted domestic violence as...

Decriminalizing truancy in the LAUSD

Recently, in a class discussion about youth not having a voice at school,...

A second look at the rate of African American suspensions

As an assistant principal with 29 years of experience in South L.A. schools, John Alvarez...

Educations hall of shame, but whos to blame?

Sitting in the sparsely filled auditorium of Gardena High School in Los Angeles at the...

The rape of American women and Planned Parenthood

Lately, the sound of galloping hooves and rustling white sheets has risen in a deafening...

Throwaway children

An hour before last Tuesday's accidental shooting at Gardena High School, the campus radiated calm...

Heretics, humanism, and the hood

As a radical humanist critic of America's Christian slavocracy, Frederick Douglass once wrote, "I prayed...

American terror

"God hates fags," says the face of terror. It is the now repugnantly familiar...

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