Wrongful Death Suit Filed by Family of Terence Crutcher

Wrongful Death Suit Filed by Family of Terence Crutcher

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jun 16, 2017

The family of an unarmed Black man who was fatally shot last year by a police officer in Tulsa, Okla., has filed a wrongful death... Read More

Officer Acquitted in Terence Crutcher Shooting Death to Receive $35,000

Officer Acquitted in Terence Crutcher Shooting Death to Receive $35,000

by #teamEBONY   May 25, 2017

The Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer acquitted in the shooting death of Terence Crutcher will receive $35,000 in back pay, KFOR reports. Officer Betty Shelby... Read More

White Tulsa Police Officer Acquitted in Terence Crutcher Shooting

White Tulsa Police Officer Acquitted in Terence Crutcher Shooting

by Shantell E. Jamison   May 18, 2017

A White Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer who fatally shot an unarmed Black motorist last year has been found not guilty in his death, CNN reports. Officer... Read More

Trial Begins for White Cop Who Killed Terence Crutcher

Trial Begins for White Cop Who Killed Terence Crutcher

by Shantell E. Jamison   May 11, 2017

The manslaughter trial for a White Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer who fatally shot an unarmed Black motorist is underway, ABC News reports. Betty Shelby, 43, shot... Read More

Cop Tells ’60 Minutes,’ Race Had ‘Nothing to Do With’ Terence Crutcher Shooting

Cop Tells ’60 Minutes,’ Race Had ‘Nothing to Do With’ Terence Crutcher Shooting

by #teamEBONY   Mar 30, 2017

Betty Jo Shelby, a White Tulsa, Okla., police officer who is charged in the shooting death of Black motorist Terrence Crutcher, says race played... Read More

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Everyone Needs a Villain, for America, It’s Black People

by Michael Harriot   Sep 28, 2016

There are two subtle moments from the past week that has shed a light on America’s irrational fear of Black men, and how comfortable... Read More

Breaking: Officer Who Shot Terence Crutcher Charged

Breaking: Officer Who Shot Terence Crutcher Charged

by #teamEBONY   Sep 22, 2016

Prosecutors in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have filed first-degree manslaughter charges against the white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed Black man on a city... Read More

It’s Time to Admit White Women Are Complicit in Our Oppression

It’s Time to Admit White Women Are Complicit in Our Oppression

by LaSha   Sep 22, 2016

Sometimes, very rarely, I have moments where I completely agree with a White woman on a gender issue. It usually occurs when some White... Read More

(left) Terence Scott, Keith Lamont Scott, police victims

Who Should Fix Police Violence? The Police, That’s Who

by AJ Springer   Sep 21, 2016

It’s open season on Black bodies for police officers. At least that’s how this week’s heavily reported shootings of Black men by law enforcement makes... Read More

D.L. Hughley Blasts Kaepernick Critics Over Silence About Terence Crutcher

D.L. Hughley Blasts Kaepernick Critics Over Silence About Terence Crutcher

by Britni Danielle   Sep 20, 2016

Writer and comedian D.L. Hughley has a pointed question for NFL players and analysts who criticized Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest: where y’all at now?... Read More