Author Archives: David Crary

  • Many Challenges Face Ex-Inmates Living with HIV

    NEW YORK (AP) — Several times each month, a white bus picks up newly released ex-inmates at New York’s Rikers Island jail complex and drives them to Harlem, where helping hands await at a transition program run by a nonprofit called the Fortune Society. As they readjust to freedom, these ...

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  • “A National Crisis” Facing Black Children

    NEW YORK (AP) — In every region of America, White and Asian children are far better positioned for success than Black, Latino and American Indian children, according to a new report appealing for urgent action to bridge this racial gap. Titled "Race for Results," the report is ...

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  • For Kids of Bankrupt Detroit, Challenges Abound

    DETROIT (AP) — In a city scarred by broken promises, the Moore brothers, James and Robert, and fellow student Chelsea Inyard are among the lucky ones. The teenagers attend one of Detroit's most promising new public schools. Set in the medical district of the city's Midtown ...

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  • Blacks, Women, Now Gays: Military to Adjust Again

    NEW YORK (AP) — Two decades after integration of the U.S. military, race riots flared on Navy warships in the Vietnam era. Long after servicewomen were officially placed on an equal footing with men, sexual harassment is still pervasive. Now the military has a new social challenge: ...

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