Russ Bynum

Russ Bynum is an author at Religion News Service.

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Pastor urges sadness, not rage, after white shooter kills 3 Black people in Florida

By Russ Bynum and Aaron Morrison — August 29, 2023
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The latest in a long history of American racist killings was at the forefront of Sunday services at St. Paul AME Church, about 3 miles from the crime scene.

Buffalo shooting latest example of targeted racial violence

By Aaron Morrison, Deepti Hajela, and Brendan Farrington — May 16, 2022
(AP) — For many Black Americans, the Buffalo shooting has stirred up the same fear and vulnerability they faced after Charleston and other attacks.
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