Alton Sterling

Alton Sterling

Alton Sterling’s Son Urges Protesters to Act Peacefully

The son of a Louisiana man who was fatally wounded by two white Baton Rouge…

Queen Latifah Speaks Out: It’s Time to ‘Make an Example’ of Police Officers

Queen Latifah may be known for rocking the mic, entertaining fans on the stage and…

Apparently, Black People Have No Rights

I had no idea. Perhaps I should blame all my social studies teachers. Especially Mr.…

Beyoncé Is Fed Up Too, Demands Police ‘Stop Killing Us’

Between encouraging Black women to get in formation and slay, to delivering one of the…

[Video] Officer Responds to Alton Sterling Death, Tells Bad Cops to Step Down

A Black Cleveland police officer’s Facebook video responding to the deadly police-involved shooting in Louisiana…

No, We’re Not Okay

Fifteen minutes. That’s how long it took for me to stop crying, compose myself, and…

Yes, Black People Are Angry As Hell, and We Demand Justice

Wednesday morning, I woke to news and video footage of Alton Sterling’s death. Devastated, I…

After Alton Sterling’s Death, Jesse Williams Asks Where Can We Be Free?

Jesse Williams is one of our favs for a reason. Instead of resting on his…

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Chicago Poets Come Together to Speak on #BLACKLIFE

In an effort to address the recent police-involved shootings of a growing list of Black…