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Gun Violence Against Black Women and Girls Ignored, Says 11-Year-Old Naomi Wadler

Gun Violence Against Black Women and Girls Ignored, Says 11-Year-Old Naomi Wadler

“I am here today to acknowledge and represent the African American girls whose stories don’t make the front page of every national newspaper,” Wadler said to a crowd of 800,000 protesters.

Police Handcuff Screaming 11-Year-Old Black Girl at Gunpoint

Cops Who Cuffed Crying 11-Year-Old Black Girl at Gunpoint Will Not Be Disciplined

“If this happened to a white child, if her mother was screaming, ‘She’s 11,’ would you have handcuffed her and put her in the back of a police car?” Honestie asked.

Police Handcuff Screaming 11-Year-Old Black Girl at Gunpoint

Police Handcuff Screaming 11-Year-Old Black Girl at Gunpoint

“I was putting my hands through the little bars leaning out of the window, screaming, ‘Please don’t let them take me,’” 11-year-old Honestie Hodges told local media.

Teacher Allegedly Called Black Students ‘Rats,’ School District to Take Action

Teacher Allegedly Called Black Students ‘Rats,’ School District to Take Action

Fourth-grade students subjected to a Florida teacher’s racism.

Black Teenage Girl Beaten By Cops, Attacked By Dog in ‘Mistaken Identity’

Black Teen Girl Beaten By Cops, Attacked By K-9 in ‘Mistaken Identity’

After being attacked by cops and a dog who were looking for a large male suspect, Tatyana Hargrove was then arrested for assaulting a police officer.

Congressional Caucus Brings Attention to Missing Black Girls

"For far too long the voices of and issues facing Black women and girls have not been given the attention it deserves," Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman said.

Natural Hair Doll, Animated Program Aim to Teach Black Girls Self-Appreciation at an Early Age

Products and media aim to provide positive representations of Black girls at an early age.

Black girls face unequal punishment in schools

Black Girls Face Unequal Punishment in Schools

And dark-skinned Black girls have it even worse than lighter-skinned Black girls. Here are examples.