Atlanta Re-opens the 1970s Missing and Murder Children Cases

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Over 40 years ago, the city of Atlanta, Georgia closed the books on the “missing and murdered” children cases. From about1977 through 1981, 28 Black children and young adults disappeared from Atlanta streets in an impoverished section of the city.

These youngsters, both male, and female were never again seen alive. Fear gripped Blacks in the city “too busy to…

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H. Michael Harvey

Harvey is Living Now Book Awards 2020 Bronze Medalist for his memoir Freaknik Lawyer: A Memoir on the Craft of Resistance. Available at haroldmichaelharvey.com