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"Blackspace" in white text with white airplane, green and red arches, cityscape in the background

Afrofuturist Creator Seeks Support for North Carolina 'Blackspace'

Pierce Freelon describes Blackspace’s mission as “social entrepreneurship with an Afrofuturism twist.” 

Indiana Governor Silent as Police Rule Out Hate Crime in 'Execution-Style' Killing of Three African Men

The three victims, two of whom were Muslim, were found dead of multiple gunshot wounds in Fort Wayne, Indiana, last week. 

Man Charged With Chapel Hill Killings in Court Today

Prosecutor intends to seek the death penalty.

The Race Hate We All Know

Whatever the law might find, Craig Stephen Hicks did not murder Razan Abu-Salha, Yusor Abu-Salha and Deah Barakat because of a parking dispute, just as Darren Wilson didn’t kill Mike Brown for walking towards him.

FBI Opens Inquiry Into Chapel Hill Shootings

The latest developments in the UNC-Chapel Hill shooting deaths of three Muslim students.

One Image Captures Loss in the Muslim Student Killings

Mohammad Alsalti says he created the image instinctively.

Chapel Hill Police Say Killing of Muslim Students Due to 'Parking Dispute'

Meanwhile, some are calling for a state and federal investigation into whether anti-Muslim bias was the real motive.

Three Muslim Family Members Murdered in Chapel Hill; Suspect Surrenders [VIDEO]

A young husband, wife and her sister are the murder victims