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During a brief press conference Thursday, a lawyer for University of Virginia student Martese Johnson spoke on behalf of the young man, telling reporters that the trauma of his violent arrest will forever be with him. Daniel P. Watkins of the Virginia-based law firm Williams Mullen also said his team intends “to fight the criminal charges against […]

UPDATE: 11:20 PM EST: In response to the beating of University of Virginia student Martese Johnson at the hands of ABC agents during his arrest for holding a fake ID on March 17, students have gathered around campus inprotest. While news coverage continues to be surprisingly light following this story, Twitter has been alight for the […]

A college community outraged that their fellow student, University of Virginia junior Martese Johnson,was beaten by state Virginia alcohol control agents while celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, rallied behind him in support Wednesday night. Hundreds of students gathered at the university’s amphitheater to discuss race relations on campus and to denounce the encounter that left Johnson, an Italian and […]

Rolling Stone did a story on a University of Virginia student, “Jackie,” who says she was brutally gang-raped at Phi Kappa Psi frat party two…

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  University of Virginia student Hannah Graham has been missing since Saturday. Graham’s family and police are, of course, frantic to find the 18-year-old sophomore.…

Blacks, as well as others who tend to have darker complexions, don’t have to worry about sunscreen – the higher levels of melanin in their…