‘Speak up and speak out’ to prevent deaths of African American youth

Black Child Legacy Campaign has a goal of reducing childhood death rates by up to 20 percent by 2020.
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Black Child Legacy Campaign has a goal of reducing childhood death rates by up to 20 percent by 2020.

Alexandra Yoon-Hendricks covers Sacramento County and the cities and suburbs beyond the capital. She’s previously worked at The New York Times and NPR, and is a former Bee intern. She graduated from UC Berkeley, where she was the managing editor of The Daily Californian.