justice system

John Bunn

Black Man Convicted of Murder at 14 has Charges Dismissed Against Him

A newly vindicated Brooklyn, New York man denounced a corrupt justice system that took 17…

Meek Mill

Meek Mill’s Mom Pens Emotional Open Letter to Lady Justice

Meek Mill’s mother, Kathy Williams wrote an emotional open letter about her son’s incarceration and…

T.I., Jada Pinkett Smith & Others React to Cyntoia Brown's Clemency

Court Rejects Cyntoia Brown’s Appeal

Cyntoia Brown’s appeal in January was rejected last week. If you recall, Brown had the…

Attorney Benjamin Crump to Host New TV One Series ‘Evidence of Innocence’

Crime documentaries examining the flaws in the criminal justice system are very popular right now…

How race and police became a red-vs.-blue issue

How Politics Influence How Whites View the Police

Few things matter more than race when it comes to views of police. But political…

Incarceration Gap Between Blacks and Whites Increases

During last month’s 50th anniversary celebration of Martin Luther King’s “I have a Dream” speech,…

Injury and Insult: CeCe McDonald on Trayvon Martin

As I sit and watch Michelle Alexander and Chris Hayes have a conversation about race,…

TOO YOUNG: Six-Year-Old Girl Arrested for a Temper Tantrum

We like to think that schools are a safe haven for children, a place where…

The Murder of Trayvon MartinFrom Moment to Movement?

The recent arrest and charging of George Zimmerman with the murder of Trayvon Martin is…