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  1. terrorism
    White Deputy’s Son Arrested for Black Church Arsons in LouisianaArsons and bombings that target black churches are deeply woven into U.S. history.
  2. Dylann Roof Is Found Guilty of Federal Hate Crimes in Charleston MassacreThe jury will now have to decide if he faces life in prison without parole, or the death penalty.
  3. charleston
    Joe Biden Discusses Recent Loss During Surprise Visit to Charleston ChurchHe told the congregation he wanted to “draw some strength from all of you.”
  4. shootings
    Charleston’s Co-habitating Histories Converge, at a Tragic Cost Last week’s shooting united the Holy City. Many are hurt and disappointed it didn’t happen sooner.
  5. crimes and misdemeanors
    Will Dylann Roof Face Terrorism or Hate-Crime Charges?South Carolina has already charged him with nine counts of murder, but he’s likely to face federal charges as well.
  6. the national interest
    The Confederate-Flag Backlash and the New American PatriotismAs a symbol of hatred falls, a new understanding of American history takes shape.
  7. shootings
    Victims’ Families Forgive Dylann Roof at HearingBail for the one weapon possession charge was set at $1 million.
  8. charleston
    How the 2016 Presidential Candidates Have Responded to CharlestonWhile the Democrats bring up racism and gun control, the Republicans are talking about evil.
  9. media
    Why the Charleston Shooter Should Be Called a TerroristJon Stewart and many others argue that avoiding the term minimizes the attack on African-Americans.
  10. shootings
    What We Know About Charleston Gunman Dylann Storm Roof He’s been apprehended after allegedly killing nine members of a historic black congregation on Wednesday night.
  11. How Obama Learned to ‘Politicize’ ShootingsAfter Sandy Hook, he got more forceful about gun violence.
  12. very sad things
    Charleston Victims Include Pastors, GrandparentsThe Charleston County coroner has officially identified the nine murdered churchgoers.
  13. NYPD Increases Protection at Black Churches Following Charleston Shooting“There’s no place in New York City for that kind of hatred.”
  14. charleston
    Here’s a List of Attacks Against Black Churches in the Past 25 YearsThe Charleston shooting is part of a long, sad tradition.