1. Dying Young In Illinois: Black Teens Face The Greatest Risk
- Author: www.nprillinois.org
- Date Submitted: 02/11/2021 02:13 PM
- Average star voting: (4.73/5 stars and 12558 reviews)
- Summary: The gap, caused mainly by homicides, is one of the biggest in the nation.Blair Holt was riding on a Chicago bus when he was shot and killed 11 years ago.…
- Match with the search results: Jul 26, 2018 … Black teen boys are dying through gun homicides at rates more than six times the suicide rate for white boys, which is the leading cause of …
2. Suicide Rates Rise in a Generation of Black Youth
- Author: www.scientificamerican.com
- Date Submitted: 09/19/2020 10:03 PM
- Average star voting: (4.27/5 stars and 47572 reviews)
- Summary: Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
- Match with the search results: Sep 29, 2021 … Black teen girls also appear to be at a higher risk of sexual violence than girls of other races—and such violence is a known suicide risk …
3. For some Black men and teens in Philly, relying on guns has become commonplace
- Author: www.inquirer.com
- Date Submitted: 09/16/2019 04:17 AM
- Average star voting: (4.49/5 stars and 35326 reviews)
- Summary: The reasons young men give for illegally carrying guns includes showing off and protecting their safety.
- Match with the search results: Jul 29, 2021 … The Inquirer interviewed community organizers, academics, and more than two dozen young men impacted by gun violence in Philadelphia, most of …
4. Young Black men and teens are killed by guns 20 times more than their white counterparts, CDC data shows
- Author: www.usatoday.com
- Date Submitted: 03/06/2021 04:17 AM
- Average star voting: (4.17/5 stars and 21836 reviews)
- Summary: CDC data shows stark racial disparities: In 2019, Black men and boys were 20 times more likely to die in a gun homicide than their white counterparts.
- Match with the search results: Feb 23, 2021 … Young Black men and teens made up more than a third of firearm homicide victims in the USA in 2019, one of several disparities revealed in a …
5. 83 Best Black Young Adult (YA) Novels to Add to Your TBR in 2022
- Author: readingmiddlegrade.com
- Date Submitted: 10/14/2021 05:03 PM
- Average star voting: (4.16/5 stars and 37977 reviews)
- Summary: A (not by any means exhaustive) list of 83 superb young adult novels by black authors featuring black protagonists — the best of Black YA.
- Match with the search results: Hopefully, you’ll find a few new favorites from this list of beautiful YA books by Black authors featuring Black kids! Click on the images to go to the book’s …
6. Black Teens Are Getting The Message On HIV, But Risks Are Still There
- Author: www.npr.org
- Date Submitted: 03/14/2021 12:38 AM
- Average star voting: (4.25/5 stars and 60590 reviews)
- Summary: Black high school students are engaging in risky sexual behavior far less often than they were 20 years ago, a study found. But their condom use is also dropping, leading some to worry that HIV rates within the black community may not go down.
- Match with the search results: Jul 24, 2012 … That’s true among young black adults in general, and it’s especially true of young blacks who are gay and bisexual. Fenton thinks he knows why.