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Despite Passage of Time, Rage in Baltimore Has Potential to Reheat

by Charles Robinson

The first of the police officers who were charged with Freddie Gray’s death goes on trial at the end of November. The judge has imposed a gag… Read More

The World Watches: Shocking LaQuan McDonald Dash Camera Footage

The World Watches: Shocking LaQuan McDonald Dash Camera Footage

by #teamEBONY

Authorities have released dash cam footage showing a 17-year-old Black male being shot 16 times by a Chicago police officer. LaQuan McDonald… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

All classes were suspended Tuesday at Western Washington University due to an alleged incident of hate speech targeting students of color. In… Read More

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Chicago Tension Thickens as LaQuan McDonald Video Is Released

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Updated: Nov. 24, 2015. 7:07 p.m. Chicago is on edge and the timing of everything that has us on edge is, frankly, suspect. We… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Chicago police Superintendent Garry McCarthy has moved to fire Detective Dante Servin for fatally wounding a 22-year-old woman while off duty in 2012. A… Read More

Family of slain Chicago teen LaQuan McDonald receives $5M settlement, six officers involved

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by #teamEBONY

A Chicago police officer who fatally wounded a 17-year-old teen after shooting him at least 16 times at close range has been charged. The… Read More

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Chicago Mayor Calls for Meeting With Activists Ahead of LaQuan McDonald Video Release

by #teamEBONY

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is calling for a meeting with community leaders, ministers and activists before the city releases dash cam video of a Chicago… Read More

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Trump on Black Protester: 'Maybe He Should Have Been Roughed Up'

by #teamEBONY

On Sunday, Donald Trump suggested that a protester who interrupted his rally at a Birmingham convention center the day before "should have been… Read More

Lawyers from Justice Department to Investigate Fatal Police Shooting

Lawyers from Justice Department to Investigate Fatal Police Shooting

by #teamEBONY

Attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice were expected to fly to Minnesota on Sunday to investigate the fatal shooting of a Black man by a Minneapolis… Read More

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