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Baltimore protests: Wake for Freddie Gray after night of scuffles

Wake Held for Freddie Gray

The family of Freddie Gray began formally saying goodbye Sunday with a wake held hours…

Madison students march in protest of Robinson shooting

Thousands of Students Walk Out Over Police Shooting

Students at several Madison-area schools walked out of class Monday morning to protest the shooting…

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Activists Criticize NYPD Attempt to Silence Movement

Activists issued a scathing statement this afternoon in response to recent attempts by the NYPD…

Mayor Bill De Blasio Asks That Protests Be Put On Hold Until After Officers' Funerals

Bill De Blasio Requests that Protests Stop Until After Funerals

Mayor Bill de Blasio expressed his condolences to the family of two murdered NYPD officers…

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: The Police Aren’t Under Attack. Institutionalized Racism Is.

Racism, Not Cops, Under Attack

In a Dec. 21, 2014 article about the shooting, the Los Angeles Times referred to…

223 Arrested on Second Day of Garner Protests: NYPD

Hundreds Arrested During Eric Garner Protests in NYC

More than 200 demonstrators were arrested as protests against the Staten Island grand jury’s decision…

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Yes, Black People Care about Black-on-Black Crime

Beyond the data, there’s the anecdotal evidence. And in short, it’s easy to find examples…

Man, 20, dies amid Ferguson protests

Man Dies During Ferguson Protests

Amid the rubble and ashes of a city convulsed in anger over the death of…