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  • Murder of Ahmaud Arbery

    Feb 23, 2024
    On Feb. 23, 2020, Ahmaud Arbery, a 25-year-old black man, was murdered during a racially motivated hate crime while jogging in Satilla Shores, a neighborhood near Brunswick in Glynn County, Georgia. Three months after he was killed, a video of the shooting was released online leading to the arrest and conviction
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  • Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week

    Feb 25, 2024 - Feb 29, 2024
    Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week raises awareness and acceptance of the Aromantic community, understand Aromantic spectrum identities and educate others about the issues Aromantic people face
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  • Trayvon Martin Fatally Shot in Sanford, Fla.

    Feb 26, 2024
    On the evening of Feb. 26, 2012, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was fatally shot in a gated residential community in Sanford, Fla., while walking home from a nearby convenience store. His killing story sparked national and international outrage, symbolizing for many the continuing danger of being a young Black male in America
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  • Black History Month

    Feb 1, 2025
    Black History Month is an annual observance remembering important people and events in the history of the African diaspora as well as recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. Also known as African American History Month, the event grew out of "Negro History Week," the brainchild of
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