Essence magazine reports about the alarming problem of missing kids and how the media doesn’t give as much attention to children who are Black. I hope that in the future the media will give attention to this rising problem. Regardless of what color a child is, it should be reported and given the same amount of coverage.
Kendrick Jackson, missing since April 2006
Thirty-three percent of the 700,000 children who go missing are Black, but the news rarely reports them.
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