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Being black in America cost Ahmaud Arbery his life

Art by Maggie Klaers. Ahmaud Arbery was shot Feb. 23 in Satilla Shores, Georgia. Gregory and Travis McMichael were arrested for the shooting May 7.

Maddie Schutte

May 8, 2020

This story reflects the situation as of 10 p.m. May 8. Ahmaud Arbery was on a run near his neighborhood when two armed white men chased him down in their truck and fatally shot the 25-year-old man three times. His crime: being a black man on a run. The color of his skin cost him his life.  Gregory McMichae...

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