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CJCJ in the news: Native Lives Matter, Too

"All the victims were Native Americans, and they’re just a small sample of a systemic problem. American Indians are more likely than any other racial group to be killed by the police, according to the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice, which studied police killings from 1999 to 2011 (the rate was determined as a percentage of total population). But apart from media outlets like Indian Country Today, almost no attention is paid to this pattern of violence against already devastated peoples."

Read the CJCJ article "Who Are Police Killing?" here >>

Keywords: Mike Males, native american, police, racial disparity

Posted in Political Landscape, Social Justice

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