Crime

Total 12 Posts

LaNiyah Murphy, of St Sabina anti-violence group in Chicago, shot and killed at 20

A prominent young Black Catholic activist in Chicago has been shot dead following a dispute Tuesday evening on the South Side.

St Sabina's holding NYE march against Chicago gun violence

Chicago's most prominent Black parish is once again making its voice heard in the fight against gun violence, hosting a peace march on New Year's Eve.

'Needless controversy and confusion': CUA president cancels George Floyd icon following second theft

CUA's president John Garvey has changed course, all but precluding the possibility of a third George Floyd icon being installed at the school following right-wing controversy.

George Floyd icon stolen from Catholic University of America—again

Continued opposition from the student body at the USCCB-run Catholic University of America has led to a second theft of an icon depicting George Floyd as Jesus Christ.

Opinion: Children are at risk in the 'full circle of the forgotten'

Missy Enaje reflects on the modern impulse to feint on social justice and ultimately leave vulnerable children in the lurch.

George Floyd icon stolen from Catholic University of America, minimized by administration

A newly controversial image at the bishops' college in DC, depicting George Floyd as Jesus, has caused internet furor and university damage control.

Judges grant stay of execution for two Black death row inmates in Oklahoma

A federal court in Denver has granted a stay of execution for two Oklahoma inmates, one of whom claims innocence and has worldwide support for his clemency.
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