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# african-american - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Donald Trump has urged African-American voters to vote for him, asking "What do you have to lose?"

He told a predominantly white audience in Michigan that black voters “are living in poverty” and their schools are no good.

# african-american - Sunday 14 August, 2016

Rioting in Milwaukee after man fatally shot by police

The local mayor appealed for calm.

# african-american - Monday 16 March, 2015

Ferguson protesters tear up American flag

A man aged (20) was charged with shooting two police officers from a car.

# african-american - Monday 19 January, 2015

PICS: Defining moments of Martin Luther King Jr's life

The Nobel Peace Prize winner died in 1968.

# african-american - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Stores looted after police say slain US teen is robbery suspect

The shooting of an unarmed black teenager has led to rallies, protests and rioting in the town.

# african-american - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

No-fly zone over town where unarmed black teen was shot by police

Protests erupted in the Missouri town after the incident occurred.

# african-american - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Boiling point: the explosive weeks that led to I Have A Dream speech In Pics This post contains images

Boiling point: the explosive weeks that led to I Have A Dream speech

This week sees the 50th anniversary of the delivery of Dr Martin Luther King Jr’s speech, I Have A Dream, during the March for Jobs and Freedom at Washington DC.

# african-american - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Obama announces foundation of US black history museum Race This post contains videos

Obama announces foundation of US black history museum

The country’s first national museum of its kind will seek to tell the untold stories around issues from slavery to pop culture.