Clinton to Meet With Members of Black Lives Matter Movement

Clinton to Meet With Members of Black Lives Matter Movement

JET reports the legislator will meet in DC with activists from the movement Friday. [read more]

Vandals Spray-Paint “NIGGER” on Lincoln University Sign

"N*gger" Spray Painted on Lincoln University Sign

by #teamEBONY

Someone spray-painted the "n"-word on a sign at the entrance of Lincoln University overnight, according to a message sent… Read More

Justice Department Reportedly Will Sue Ferguson Police if Discriminatory Tactics Remain

Justice Department Could Sue Ferguson for Racial Discrimination

by Slate

The Justice Department is preparing to sue the Ferguson Police Department for racial discrimination in its policing if it does not… Read More

Man Who Walked 21 Miles To Work And Back Now Fears For His Safety

James Robertson Fears for His Life

by Huffington Post

A Michigan man, whose story of perseverance inspired a massive outpouring of financial support, said he now fears that money has… Read More

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Fake Gun or Not, Police Should Receive Blame When Shooting Kids

by Slate

So, yes, it can be hard to tell a fake gun from a real one. And, yes, it’s good to have laws that make it easier for police… Read More

Police turn off dash cam during arrest

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by #teamEBONY

Dash cam video showing an arrest is suddenly turned off by a St. Louis police officer. Now the man arrested is filing a lawsuit against… Read More

Judge blocks President Obama’s executive actions on immigration

President Obama Immigration Order Blocked by Judge

by The Grio

A federal judge in South Texas has temporarily blocked President Barack Obama‘s executive action on immigration, giving a coalition… Read More

Trans Women of Color Deserve to Be Mourned as Much as Leelah Alcorn

The Deaths of Trans Women of Color Need Attention Too

by Slate

Late last year, 17-year-old Leelah Alcorn made headlines after she stepped out into oncoming traffic along Interstate 71 near her… Read More

(left) Deah Shaddy Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha, and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha.

Standing In Solidarity with Our Muslim Brothers and Sisters

by Katina Parker

Wednesday night, I gathered with thousands for a vigil to honor the lives of three young Muslims who were murdered by their White… Read More

kanye west

Oh, Kanye...So Kanye

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, contributor and Master… Read More

FBI Director Says Police Can Be Racially Biased, Calls for Comprehensive Data on Shootings

FBI Director Says Police Can Have Unconscious Biases

by Slate

Speaking at Georgetown University today, FBI Director James Comey said that American law enforcement officers can be racially biased… Read More

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