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6:57 PM / Saturday February 24, 2018

Freedom Quest

MISSING: Avonte Oquendo

September 21, 2013

Avonte Oquendo / Male / Black / 14 Years old

Height 5’3″ / Weight 125 lbs / Hair Black, Eyes Brown

Last known address: 98-01 67th Ave., Queens, NY

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Trayvon’s family should write a book……… now!

August 4, 2013

The picking at the Trayvon Martin wound in Black America’s heart and soul continues–as it should. A child is dead, a mother grieves, a community festers and the search for a credible outcome (even an incomplete one) is still ongoing. But reality is a cruel dictator. Nothing lasts forever.  

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Fighting over Cheerios?

June 7, 2013

Cheerios commercials have a knack for being cute. Who remembers the little boy a few years ago singing “Nobody can say no to the honey nut oh in honey nut Cheerios, not your mama, not grandma, not even daddy…” I loved that commercial. 

 

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NAACP President sees end to death penalty in 10 years

March 24, 2013

The NAACP views it as “lynching’s cousin”. In a nutshell, that’s the reason that NAACP President/CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous predicts the end to the death penalty in America within the next 10 years. “We’re moving fast,” says Jealous. “This is one of our top national priorities as it has been for the last 104 years…”

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Reward Increased to $75,000 in Abduction Case

January 26, 2013

On Monday, January 14, 2013, at 8:50am, a five year-old female student was abducted from Bryant Elementary school, located at 6001 Cedar Avenue. The child was taken out of the Hazel Street exit of the school, then left on 61st Street.

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