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Hope from Oakland

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Some journalists die in war zones. Some die in places where there is an absence of civil control.

Chauncey Bailey was assassinated for investigating the way a bakery worked---here in the USA.

Amy Goodman was all over this story this morning, which is moving towards conclusion. Chauncey Bailey, a journalist who devoted his work to social justice issues in Oakland's African American communty, was assassinated in August 2007 in a gangland-style hit. Credit The Chauncy Bailey Project, a consortium of Bay Area scribes formed after Bailey's murder, for blazing a trail towards justice.

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