Barbershops serve as a home of fresh cuts and community on the southside of Tallahassee, Florida. So it came as a shock to Marlon Williams when the state shuttered his Fade Barbershop in March due to COVID-19 emergency restrictions. […]
On June 19, 2020, an anonymous Instagram page called “Black at HCPS” made its debut. Through the account, minority students amplify their voices and highlight their encounters with racial discrimination. NABJ/NAHJ reporter JENNIFER RICE talked with several of the students who have posted to the site.
Communities all over the United States expect their local police department to protect them and their families. This expectation soon took a turn when the number of unarmed Black men being killed by police was constantly in the news.
NABJ/NAHJ’s Demetria Bias reports. […]