May 12, 2008

Please read about Ramona Moore’s story

Posted in mass media, news, race and racism, rape and sexual violence at 1:30 pm by LB

This is unbelievable.

From Feministing:

In 2003, 21 year-old Ramona Moore – a student at Hunter College in New York – told her mother she was going to Burger King down the street and would be right back. She never came home.

Moore was held in a basement a few blocks away where she was raped and tortured for four days before her captors beat her to death. The police, who Moore’s mother begged for help, did nothing to find her.

Read more at Womanist Musings and check out Feminist Philosopher’s further links to the story and this rant.

Also, be sure to check out Black and Missing, but Not Forgotten, a blog that tracks cases of missing black victims.

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