African Americans and other minority groups are constantly being targeted by law enforcement and questioned when just trying to live life with the freedoms they were declared a long time ago. According to the NAACP website “In 2014, African Americans constituted 2.3 million or 34%, of the total 6.8 million correctional population” as well as “African Americans are incarcerated at more than 5 times the rate of whites.” “Criminal Justice Fact Sheet” . It’s Unfortunate how many Blacks and Minority groups find themselves at the wrong place at the wrong time and can find themselves in jail or being arrested for crimes they did not commit.

In July of 2019, a young man was enjoying the hot summer days outside with friends and family when an altercation in front of his building broke out and the unnamed suspect called 911 operators accusing the young man and others who were with him at the time for the…

Journalism we call today is like the 100 chart topping songs of the year. Those who songs made it to the list means that they have the “best” music consistently. Sooner or later the songs are overplayed all over the radio and everywhere you go to a club, to the…

Kathryn Mieles

I am a Bmcc Writing and literature major, who hopes to pursue a career in Journalism. Enjoys reading and writing on my free time.

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