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More Blacks Than Whites Die from Skin Cancer

Those of us who are Caucasian may not realize that black people DO tan. But until recently, even scientists didn't realize that they are even MORE LIKELY to die from skin cancer than the rest of us. The melanin that makes their skin dark does not protect them. Researcher Hugh Gloster says, "There's a perception that people with darker skin don'...

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Looking Too Black

Black people complain of being of being stopped for "DWB" (driving while black). Law enforcement people dispute these claims. But it turns out that when the victims are white, jurors are more likely to hand down death sentences to defendants with stereotypically black features.

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