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# Racial Tensions

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# roy oliver
Texas police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager
Roy Oliver could face between five to 99 years in prison.
# Racial Tensions
'You could hear the bones breaking' - South Africa haunted by racially charged murders
Robert Turner was one of the latest victims of a long campaign of violence against the country’s farmers who are largely white.
# Racial Tensions
Protests as ex-police officer in Missouri 'not guilty' in black man's death
The police officer said he had acted in self-defence.
# Racial Tensions
Protests and arrests in St Louis after black teenager shot dead by police
Police say the 18-year-old pointed a gun at officers before they opened fire.
# the bigger man
White supremacist gets sunstroke, helped to the shade by black policeman
This is something you couldn’t make up.
# timeline
The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year
The shooting dead of Antonio Martin joins a growing list of similar incidents in the last six months.
# Racial Tensions
NYPD cop won't face charges over chokehold death of unarmed man
Footage of police arresting Eric Garner sparked outrage and drew comparisons to the deadly police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri.
# Ferguson
The police officer who shot Michael Brown has resigned
“It is my hope that my resignation will allow the community to heal.”
# Explainer
Explainer: What is happening in Ferguson, Missouri?
It’s in the news again this morning – but why?
# Racial Tensions
Ferguson to be under curfew for the second night
The US Attorney General has asked for a second autopsy on the body of Michael Brown.