A tragic local assault case is drawing more national attention as the aftermath grows increasingly serious.
Read closely and notice pressure to include hate crime charges along with felony assault allegations . . . Accordingly, this regrettable incident of violence against a youngster provides a teaching moment for us all in as much as the NEXTGEN confronts a politically charged playground amid this increasingly violent and divisive campaign season.
Kansas City girl knocked unconscious in racist attack after telling boy 'my Black is beautiful' - TheGrio
The Kansas schoolgirl was beaten by an older boy while playing with friends A Black girl in Kansas City has told authorities she was beaten and harassed by a boy in what has reportedly been characterized as a racially-motivated attack.