Following Up on Justice While Black

By JAMES GELMAN, age 13 Citizen activists gather in Ferguson, MO to protest unpunished, fatal police violence against black lives. Aug. 14, 2014. PHOTO: Jamelle Bouie/Flickr On July 10, 2015, Texas state trooper Brian Encinia pulled over Sandra Bland for failing to...

Black Lives Matter

By ALEJANDRA PAULINO, age 13 Protesters in Madison, WI, in March 2015. Since initial demonstrations in August 2014, at least 837 Black Lives Matter protests have taken place around the country. PHOTO: Light Brigading/Flickr On November 22, 2014, 12-year-old Tamir Rice...