Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church

Religion
A day after the Pittsburgh shooting, Sunday's sermon at the Charleston, South Carolina, church reflected on its own experience with gun violence.
Black Voices
Members of Mother Emanuel are not going to let tragedy stop them from continuing to welcome all.
Politics
The First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs may join other mass shooting sites that have sought new beginnings after tragedy.
Crime
The court-appointed attorneys are working with Roof, who killed nine people in a Charleston church in 2015, to appeal a federal death sentence.
Black Voices
"I ... pray that I will find the means to convey the beauty that I’ve seen here in Charleston.”
Politics
We must stand up to hate and support common sense gun reform.
Crime
Roof was charged in state court with murdering nine African-American parishioners as they closed their eyes in prayer at a Bible study session.
Black Voices
He is due to enter his plea on April 10.
Black Voices
Joey Meek failed to tell the FBI what he knew after the deadly hate crime and encouraged others not to call police.
Black Voices
Federal prosecutors said Roof drove about 20 miles to Branch AME Church.