Race

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A federal judge on Friday approved New York City's $41 million settlement with the five black and Latino men who in 1989 were wrongfully convicted of the brutal rape and beating of a jogger in Central Park. "It's unbelievable the injustice that we suffered throughout all these years and that we continue to suffer till today," said Raymond Santana...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
After serving more than 41 years in solitary confinement, the longest sentence...
Jon Queally, staff writer
A march on Staten Island in New York City is underway on Saturday where...

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Troubled by Trayvon Martin's death and seeking to “have these conversations in the public space," a Boston street artist and professor has erected a small guerrilla monument to Martin on a lamp post stump he considered "ripe for intervention." He put the plaque, with a hoodie splayed on the ground, across from a Civil War monument as "a marker to how far we've come in terms of race relations...power and equality since the end of slavery." "I think there are many stories like his out there...I...

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