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May 3 2022 (1/2) Here’s my statement with Michelle on the draft Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. https://t.co/xBJJkLYGlQ Barack Obama
May 3 2022 (2/2) Here’s my statement with Michelle on the draft Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. https://t.co/xBJJkLYGlQ Barack Obama

Abortion

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(iStock) 7 Triggers of Depression: Genes-Depression can run in families and if you have one parent who becomes severely depressed you are around eight times more likely to become depressed yourself. So far, no single depression gene has been isolated and the likelihood seems to be that combinations of genetic changes predispose certain people to depression.
(iStock) 7 Triggers of Depression: 7. Personality-Whether due to genes, early life experiences or a combination of both, the argument is that from early adulthood some people develop a generally gloomy view on life and become critical, negative, unhappy pessimists who worry and feel personally inadequate. People with these traits are argued to be more likely to suffer with major depressive episodes.
Is everything you think you know about depression wrong? In this extract from his new book, Johann Hari, who took antidepressants for 14 years, calls for a new approach

Anxiety/Depression

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On August 1st, 1945, PFC Sarah Keys made a courageous stand for her rights that would have a lasting impact on the history of civil rights. While traveling from Fort Dix in NJ to her hometown in North Carolina, PFC Keys was ordered to give up her seat on a segregated bus to a white Marine. Refusing to move, she was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. (check my Instagram profile for the full story) 👨🏽‍🏫
That teacher... And that boy.... Credit to @weirdfactsfeed : Follow @weirdfactsfeed for more #weirdfactsfeed #fact #facts #science

BlackLivesMatter

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I'm Against Bullying
9-year old girl commits suicide after months of being bullied at her school
Sammy Teusch died by suicide after intense bullying in Greenfield, Indiana, his dad says, and the family is now fighting to create change and prevent more tragedy.

Bullying (Physical/Cyber)

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Restless Legs Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms And Treatment Explained: Restless legs syndrome, also known as Willis-Ekbom disease, is a condition of the nervous system that causes an overwhelming, irresistible urge to move the legs. It can also cause an unpleasant crawling or creeping sensation in the feet, calves, thighs and, occasionally, arms.
(FATCAMERA VIA GETTY IMAGES) How To Talk To Your Child About Abuse: Be patient-Despite your best efforts, your child may still not feel able to reveal abuse. Research by the NSPCC into young adults who had suffered childhood abuse found the majority did tell someone about the abuse in some way before they reached 18, but this was usually a long time after the abuse began. If they were sexually abused, it took an average of seven years after the first incident to reveal what had happened.
(BLACQBOOK VIA GETTY IMAGES) Signs A Child May Be Being Abused-How to tell if a child is suffering abuse - and what to do: Who can you talk to if you suspect a child is being abused? You can contact your local council, the NSPCC or the police to explain your concerns to trained professionals. You’ll need to provide basic information such as the child’s name, the school they go to or their address. You can also report if you have concerns about the risk of abuse to children or young people...

Child Abuse (Info)

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@davonwoodsfc Another innocent child failed 💔 Even amid the constant churn of men and women in and out of the busy Bronx bodega, one customer stood out as she walked to the deli counter to place her order: a cheeseburger and a bagel with cream cheese and jelly.

She was just a little girl, 7 years old, and alone. The store’s janitor, Ernie Slade, remembered her vividly. “She was standing right there with her food-stamp card, waiting for her food,” he said, pointing to a nook near the entrance.

It appeared that, under her pink mask, she had a bruise under one eye. Mr. Slade realized that to get to the store, she must have crossed a busy four-lane intersection of East 138th Street by herself. He thought about the police precinct nearby, and considered walking her there. No. Better not to
@nbcphiladelphia A child that was found dead in a duffel bag in West Philadelphia in March was identified as Damari Carter, a 4-year-old boy who went missing in late December more than a week before his mother and her boyfriend were charged in his murder, police confirmed with NBC10 on Wednesday.⁠
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The investigation began on Dec. 30, 2023, after the Special Victims Unit received a report that Carter had gone missing in West Philadelphia.⁠
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Officials said Damari’s mother, 30-year-old Dominique Bailey, had told her family members that her son had been struck and killed by a car. Investigators didn’t find any evidence supporting that claim, however. ⁠
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On Jan. 4, 2024, investigators found Bailey and brought her in for questioning. The next day, Bailey told police she was involved in her s
@lawenforcement_today Where is the media for this story???? A mayor and Superintendent of Schools were arrested and charged for physically and emotionally abusing their 16-year-old daughter. ⁠
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Child Abuse Physical

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Texas baptist youth pastor & school teacher, Ryan Ivy, has been sentenced to only 180 days in jail for grooming & sending sexually explicit texts to a 13 year old middle schooler.
Florida music teacher & vocal director, Jeffrey Clayton has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for grooming & sexually assaulting a 16 year old female student.
Alabama state trooper, Christopher Bauer, has been convicted for raping an 11 year old girl.

Bauer was kicked out of the FBI amid earlier claims that he raped a co-worker at knifepoint.

Child Abuse Sexual (Guilty)

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Texas high school coach, Cole Underwood, has been arrested for raping a 15 year old student in his office more than 10 times. 

Underwood told authorities it was “god’s divine plan” for him to be with the 15 year old girl.
Indiana evangelical youth pastor, coach & substitute teacher, Bryan Crabtree, has been arrested for multiple child sex crimes.
Utah Mormon Sunday school teacher & temple worker, David Keller, has been arrested for aggravated sexual abuse of a child.

Child Abuse Sexual (Innocent until proven guilty)

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Women's March London: Thousands Take To The Streets In Startling Show Of Strength | The Huffington Post
Thursday is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

Racism and xenophobia are the rejection of our shared humanity. They tear holes in the social fabric that makes our communities strong.

Get ideas on how you can show solidarity and stand up against racial prejudice and discrimination: https://www.un.org/en/fight-racism

Diversity

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10/19/23. @lawenforcement_today Over 15 minutes of newly released audio from 911 dispatch with an unnamed victim revealed that in June of 2022, Seattle Police Department (SPD) officers were forced to allow a domestic violence suspect to get away with the victim in the car because they were no longer allowed to pursue, something the suspect appeared to know and take advantage of.⁠
@womxnoftomorrow #Repost @feminist October is #DomesticViolenceAwarenessMonth. 💜 Domestic violence can happen to anyone and is NEVER the victim or survivor’s fault. Sending unwavering love, support, and solidarity to those who…  Are being abused  Are enduring abuse no one knows about Are trapped in their situation Are not believed by others Are witnessing a love one be abused  Are continuing to give support to a loved one in an unsafe situation  Feel shame for the abuse they’ve endured  Are

Domestic Violence

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6/02/24. Baltimore dubbed ‘overdose capital’ of the country
Baltimore was dubbed the “U.S. overdose capital” in a report by the New York Times, with nearly 6,000 deaths over the last six years. Baltimore Councilman Mark Conway says the city was once a leader in addressing the opioid crisis. In Baltimore, the rate of death from 2018 to 2022 was nearly double that of any large city and higher than nearly all of Appalachia during the prescription pill crisis, the Midwest during the height of rural
9/19/23 @nypost The owner of the Bronx day care where a 1-year-old boy died after inhaling fentanyl called two alleged accomplices in the covert drug operation — including her husband — and a third person before finally dialing 911 for help, law enforcement sources told The Post. Click the link in our bio for more info. 📸: Tomas E. Gaston
10/14/23. @lawenforcement_today Cartels…people on the Terror Watch List…military-aged Chinese men. Is the United States being set up for a fall?⁠ ⁠#Cartels #MexicanDrugCartels #Sniper #Gangs #LawEnforcementToday https://lawenforcementtoday.com/mexican-drug-cartels-confirmed-to-be-inside-us-forming-gangs-sniper-nests-to-kill-americans?utm_campaign=later-linkinbio-lawenforcement_today&utm_content=later-38513317&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkin.bio

Drugs

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Free Speech

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@imagesyouwontseeontv Meet Captain Zeita Merchant, the highest-ranking Black woman in the 233-year history of the U.S. Coast Guard. With nearly 27 years of service, she's a top emergency manager specializing in large-scale incident responses. From Tougaloo College to Harvard and MIT, her journey is one of inspiration and achievement. 👩‍✈️ ⁠
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#ZeitaMerchant #USCoastGuard  #blackcommunity #blackculture #blackunity #positivenergy #blackwealthmatters #blackmensmiling #blackdoctor #blackeducation #somegoodnews #blacklovers #icecubes #blackhistoryeveryday #blackdoctorsmatter #blackconciousness #ilovebeingblack #blackmanmagic #blackpowermovement #blackhistoryfact #blacklovemagic #melanin #blackhistorybootcamp #blackownednews #melaninpoppin #blackmeninmedicine #willsmithmotivation #imagesyouwon
@imagesyouwontseeontv Major General Marcia Anderson made history as the first African American woman to become a Major General in the U.S. Army. With two stars awarded in 2011, she exemplifies excellence and leadership. "We are never in control of very much," she says, "but we can hold onto our values and beliefs." ⁠
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#Trailblazer #USArmy #MajorGeneral #MarciaAnderson  #blackhistory #myblackisbeautiful #blackdontcrack #blackwomeninbusiness #blackmenmatter #theblackmancan #blackeconomics #blacksuccess #queenlatifah #blackhistoryfacts #jamesearljones #blackbeautyqueens #nialong #willsmithquotes #blackdoctorsmatter #blackexcellence #strongblackfathers #blackbeautybrands #blackhistoryyear #blackhistorybootcamp  #icecubeedits #willsmithslapschrisrock #blackknowledgeispower #imagesyouwontseeon
@imagesyouwontseeontv A historic moment at the Winter Youth Olympic Games, 16-year-old Ashley Tshanda Ongong’a from Kenya made history as the first cross-country skier from her nation to qualify for the event. 🎿 ⁠
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#AshleyTshandaOngong’a #WinterYouthOlympics #Kenya #CrossCountrySkiing #Trailblazer #ProudMoment #imagesyouwontseeontv #goodnewspage #GoodNews

Girl Power

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6/20/24. 7-year-old boy shot dead outside his front door in Chicago: 'Unbearable'
The boy was heading to visit his next-door neighbor when he was shot.
Police are searching for the gunman, Snelling said, noting that the shots were fired from "a really good distance." It is not clear who the shooter was targeting, police said.
6/20/24. Boxer shot and killed in Anne Arundel Co. just a month after winning Golden Gloves national championship
A man who recently won the belt at the National Golden Gloves Boxing tournament was gunned down outside his home in Maryland on Monday. Police have arrested a suspect in what they called a “targeted” shooting.

Gun Violence/Victims

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Human rights should not be conditional. #standwithisrael

Human Rights

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Great cause! Check them out for info on how you maybe able to help fight this. Credit to @helperase : Human Trafficking is a Market-Driven Crime. No Demand = No Need For Supply  Stop The Demand! Human Trafficking is a crime that can be defeated. If we stopped the consumers/buyers aka rapist then there would not be a demand. Speak up in your community. Demand tougher sentencing on the buyers. #NotForSale
Credit to @everyonefreeorg : RepostBy @exoduscry: "In case you missed it, in this video Benjamin Nolot unpacks why sex trafficking exists and what we as a society we can do about it, addressing an audience that included the UN's President of the General Assembly and other UN members (link in profile)" Powerful message from Benjamin Nolot. Prostitution and sex trafficking are highly related. This is something that needs to be understood in order to make progress in combatting sex trafficking.  #e
Credit to @helperase : Power and Control Wheel for Human Trafficking Traffickers use many different types of power and control over their victims.  #helperase #humantrafficking #huamtraffickingawarenessday

Human Trafficking

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6/20/24. 14-year-old arrested after assaulting BPD officer while teen was allegedly shoplifting 
A 14-year-old male was arrested after assaulting a Baltimore Police Officer. On Wednesday evening, around 8:45, officers were responding to a report of juveniles stealing from inside the Royal Farms at Light and Lombard Streets. According to Baltimore Police, a struggle ensued and one of the officers was assaulted.
6/08/24. Juvenile crime surge at Inner Harbor underlined by food delivery robbery attempt 
An assault and attempted robbery of a food delivery worker near the Inner Harbor, is serving as a stark reminder of juvenile crime in that area. On Tuesday, Baltimore Police received a call about a group of juveniles fighting near the Renaissance Hotel in the 300 block of Light Street. An Inner Harbor BPD unit was nearby and noticed a group of juveniles attempting to rob a food delivery driver of his moped
6/06/24. 12-Year-Old Boy Arrested Following Assault and Robbery in Baltimore
A juvenile has been arrested in connection with an assault and attempted robbery that occurred on the evening of June 4 in the Central District. Baltimore Police responded to a distress call at approximately 7:54 p.m. in the 300 block of Light Street, where they encountered a moped rider who had been attacked.  The victim reported that while riding in the bike lane, a group of juveniles threw rocks and bottles at him..

Juvenile Crime

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@lgbtqnation The young man who shot and killed Philadelphia LGBTQ+ activist and writer Josh Kruger has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to 15 to 30 years in prison.

The murderer, 20-year-old Robert Davis, had allegedly been in a relationship with Kruger, according to Davis’s family. Davis pleaded guilty to third-degree murder and related offenses. Follow the #linkinbio to read more.
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LGBTQ

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@thevirtualmilkcarton Nikki Cheng Saelee-McCain, 39, disappeared from Redding, California on May 18, 2024. She recently filed a restraining order against her estranged husband and was last seen leaving his family’s residence. Nikki may have been dropped off at her home but that hasn’t been confirmed. If you know anything, please call 911 or the number listed on this post.
@blackandmissingfdn #Oakland, #CA: 32y/o #JasmineThomas was last seen near the Lytton Casino in San Pablo, CA on February 25th. Her family is concerned that she is at risk due to recent actions outside her normal behavior. Jasmine also has a 3y/o daughter whose whereabouts are unknown. 

Please share to #HelpUsFindJasmineThomas & her daughter.
@missinginwa Help find Dagoberto “DJ”! 

“🚨Dj has been missing since May 10, 2024 🚨
From Pasco Washington Tri-Cities 
 (Eastern Washington)📍

Dagoberto Galvez also goes by Dj
Male, Hispanic, Hair: black Eyes: brown, Height: 6ft, Weight: Approx 195 Lbs.
Tattoos: over left eyebrow, neck, arm and legs.

The truck he was last seen in was left in Lind Washington. 
If you have any information or have seen Dj please call 509-581-9442 or your local authorities please!!!!
⚠️Case # when reporting is 
Pasco case #  24-025715
Adams County case # 24-A01365”

Please share.

Missing Adults 2024

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@thevirtualmilkcarton David Allen Clark disappeared from Ocklawaha, Florida on March 1, 2023. His car was found abandoned near Ocala National Forest. His family said David was known to explore the forest area for days at a time. If you know anything about this case, please call 911 or the number listed on this post.
@blackandmissingfdn UPDATE: Body found in San Antonio is believed to be missing veteran Jarvis McIntyre. 

The San Antonio News report that “McIntyre’s mother says the tattoos on the body match her son. The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Officer identified the body as a 26-year-old black man. San Antonio Park police found the body at John James Park just after 9 a.m. on Friday, June 14”

Our thoughts and prayers are with his family. 🙏🏾
@blackandmissingfdn SAD NEWS: 30y/o Quanisha Davis’ remains were located this morning in a wooded area in Dadeville, AL, according to Tallapoosa County Sheriff. Her 2006 White Ford Explorer was also discovered Wednesday in a wooded area. A person of interest is in custody as the investigation has turned into a homicide. 

Please keep Quanisha’s family in your thoughts and prayers. We appreciate you for sharing her profile. 🙏🏽

Missing Adults Found Dead

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@blackandmissingfdn GREAT NEWS To Start The Day…..

Richard Orr has been found, safe. His family is getting him the resources he needs. 

Additional information not provided. Thank you for sharing his profile. 🧡
@blackandmissingfdn GREAT NEWS! According to family, Kernell Hunt Sr has been found safe. 

Thank you all for sharing his profile. 🧡
@blackandmissingfdn GREAT NEWS To Start The Day…..

Morgan Farley has been found, safe. Her family is working to get her the resources she needs. 

Additional information not provided. Thank you for sharing her profile. 🧡

Missing Adults Found Safe

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@blackandmissingfdn #Baltimore, #MD: 31y/o Tyrisha Hawkins has been MISSING since February 1st, 2019 and last seen in the area wearing a white shirt, black jeans, and tennis shoes.

Please share to #HelpUsFindTyrishaHawkins #TyrishaHawkins
@blackandmissingfdn #Bastrop, #LA: Now 32y/o Tabitha Queen was last seen on surveillance at a Save-U-More grocery store on May 10th, 2021. Her daughter says Tabitha was arguing & threatened by a man she loaned her car to a few days prior. Later that day, a van came by their house & someone tried to take Tabitha. She remains MISSING. 

Her mother is asking if anyone knows anything about Tabitha’s disappearance to please speak up. Please submit anonymously at bamfi.org. #HelpUsFindTabithaQueen #TabithaQueen
@blackandmissingfdn #LosAngeles, #CA: Now 38y/o Michael Bell Jr was last seen on September 16th, 2011 with an officer who took him to a Chevron gas station at around 3am after Michael’s car ran out of gas on the freeway. He hasn’t been seen or heard from since. He remains MISSING.

Should you have information about Michael’s disappearance please submit anonymously at bamfi.org. #HelpUsFindMichaelBellJr #MichaelBellJr

Missing Adults Unsolved

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15-year-old Hailey Aguilera was last seen on June 6, 2024 in Mission Hills, California.

Call NCMEC at 1-800-843-5678 or the Los Angeles Police Department at 1-877-275-5273 if you have info about Hailey’s whereabouts.
missingkids.org/poster/NCMC/2023730/1
We are based in Arizona. MissingInArizona 
Please help us find Kayla.
@find_gods_children Lar’Ryn Kagler

Missing Since: May 10, 2024

Jacksonville, FL

Age Now: 14 Years Old

Female

Lar’Ryn was last seen on May 10, 2024. #larrynkagler #jacksonvilleflorida #findlarrynkagler #findlarryn 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜

Missing Kids 2024

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Today is National Missing Children's Day. 
On May 25, 1979, 6-year-old Etan Patz vanished on his way to the school bus in New York. Every year, we honor Missing Children's Day, reminding us to never forget and never give up hope. This day highlights our commitment to finding and protecting every child. https://ncmec.org
@find_gods_children Debra Diann “Debbie” Smith

Born: December 26 1958
Died: April 20 1976
Age: 17

She was last seen in Salt Lake City in early-February 1976, shortly before the DaRonch trial began; her body was found by a Utah Power and Light worker checking on poles in an open pasture near the Salt Lake City International Airport on April 1, 1976. Salt Lake Detective Jim Bell suspected that Bundy may have killed Smith. “We’re still in limbo on the Debbie Smith one,” Bell said. “We’re going to wait for a time chart. We haven’t come up with anything on Bundy, but we haven’t ruled anything out, either. #debrasmith #saltlakecityutah #ripdebra #justicefordebrasmith 👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜💜🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾
@find_gods_children Susan Margarite Davis

Born: March 14 1950
Died: May 30 1969
Age: 19

Vacationing Pennsylvania college friends Susan Margarite Davis and Elizabeth Potter Perry, both 19, were stabbed to death in Somers Point, New Jersey. The women had been visiting Ocean City and were on their way back to Pennsylvania at about 4:30 a.m. on May 30, 1969, before they stopped at the Somers Point Diner for breakfast. They left the diner one hour later and vanished. Their car was found that day abandoned beside the Garden State Parkway outside Somers Point, near Atlantic City, 60 miles (97 km) southeast of Philadelphia; and their bodies were discovered in nearby woods three days later tied to trees with their hair. Davis was naked with her clothing and accessories in a pile beside her. Exce

Missing Kids Found Dead

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@blackandmissingfdn GREAT NEWS to start the day! We were alerted by Jaelyn’s mother that she has been located and is safe. 

Thank you all for sharing her profile. 🧡
@blackandmissingfdn GREAT NEWS! We were alerted by Oakland PD that 17y/o Shaniya Piper has returned home. 

Thank you all for sharing her profile. 🧡
@blackandmissingfdn GREAT NEWS! 6y/o Kylie Flenoy has been found safe according to Cleveland Police. 

Thank you all for sharing her profile. 🧡

Missing Kids Found Safe

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