Michael Brown, Ferguson, Missouri, 2014

Oscar Grant, Oakland, Ca., 2009


Eric Garner, New York City, 2014

John Crawford III, Dayton, Ohio, 2014

James Crag Anderson, Jackson, Mississippi, 2011

James Byrd, Jr., Jasper, Texas, 1998

Kajieme Powell, St. Louis, Missouri, 2014

Here are the photos and names of seven black men killed at the hands of police officers or self-avowed racists over the course of recent years. Please investigate these killings, and be prepared to share your conclusions with your classmates. Links


Killed by Police in 2015, with photographs