Michelle Obama Describes Racism She Experienced As First Lady
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Michelle Obama Describes Racism She Experienced As First Lady

UV - July 26, 2017

Today Michelle Obama opened up in front of a crowd of about 8,500 at the Women’s Foundation of Colorado’s 30th anniversary event in Denver about her experience as America’s first…

Minn. Police Officer Found Not Guilty in Shooting Death of Philando Castile
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Minn. Police Officer Found Not Guilty in Shooting Death of Philando Castile

UV - June 16, 2017

A Minnesota police officer accused of fatally shooting Philando Castile last summer has been found not guilty of second-degree manslaughter. Philando Castile, 32, was shot several times…

Kendrick Johnson’s Gym Mat Death Suit Dismissed
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Kendrick Johnson’s Gym Mat Death Suit Dismissed

UV - June 15, 2017

The wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of Kendrick Johnson, who was found dead in a rolled gym mat has been dismissed by a federal judge.…

Ex-Officer Michael Slager Pleads Guilty In Fatal Shooting of Walter Scott
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Ex-Officer Michael Slager Pleads Guilty In Fatal Shooting of Walter Scott

UV - May 2, 2017

In a federal plea deal, Michael Slager has plead guilty admitting to using excessive in the fatal shooting of Walter Scott, reports CNN. Former police officer Michael…

Police Account Changes In Fatal Shooting of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards
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Police Account Changes In Fatal Shooting of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards

UV - May 2, 2017

As family and community members mourn the death of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards who was shot in the head by a Balch Spring, TX police officer, the police…

He Has A Name : 15-year-old Jordan Edwards Killed By Balch Springs, TX Police
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He Has A Name : 15-year-old Jordan Edwards Killed By Balch Springs, TX Police

UV - May 1, 2017

A  15-year-old has become another victim of  deadly force by police. Jordan Edwards was shot and killed by a Balch Springs, TX police officer on Saturday night.…

Federal Court Halts Trump’s Controversial Immigration Ban
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Federal Court Halts Trump’s Controversial Immigration Ban

UV - January 28, 2017

Thanks to the ACLU, a federal judge in the Eastern District of New York court has halted President Trump's executive order banning entry to the US from seven majority-Muslim…

Evanston Police Beat & Arrested Doctoral Candidate For “Stealing” Car That Was His Own
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Civil & Human Rights
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Evanston Police Beat & Arrested Doctoral Candidate For “Stealing” Car That Was His Own

UV - January 13, 2017

This week, Evanston Police in Illinois released dashcam video from 2015 that shows the arrest of a man who was suspected of stealing a car that turned…

Chicago Police Routinely Used Excessive Force, DOJ Says
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Chicago Police Routinely Used Excessive Force, DOJ Says

UV - January 13, 2017

This news may not be surprising to some. In a new report, US Attorney General Loretta Lynch says a 13 month probe found that the Chicago Police…

Facts Surrounding The Viral Fort Worth Police Video
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Civil & Human Rights
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Facts Surrounding The Viral Fort Worth Police Video

UV - December 23, 2016

A video that has now gone viral of a woman and her two teenage daughters being antagonized and arrested by a Fort Worth police officer Wednesday December…

Woman Calls Police To Report A Man Assaulted Her Son, Fort Worth Police Arrest Her Instead
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Civil & Human Rights
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Woman Calls Police To Report A Man Assaulted Her Son, Fort Worth Police Arrest Her Instead

Keith Covin - December 22, 2016

A video is starting to go viral of a woman and her daughters being arrested after she called the police to assist with a matter. The woman has…

John Legend Pens Open Letter To President Obama To Pardon Non-Violent Drug Offenders
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John Legend Pens Open Letter To President Obama To Pardon Non-Violent Drug Offenders

UV - December 13, 2016

John Legend has long used his platform to advocate for equal justice and being very vocal on social issues .The singer  continues to use his voice by…

Judge Declares Mistrial in Walter Scott Police Shooting
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Judge Declares Mistrial in Walter Scott Police Shooting

UV - December 5, 2016

The trial of Michael T. Slager, the North Charleston, SC police officer who shot and killed Walter Scott, has ended in a mistrial on Monday. Judge Clifton…

Former KKK Member Appearance At Historically Black University Sparks Protest
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Former KKK Member Appearance At Historically Black University Sparks Protest

Yvonne - November 3, 2016

[caption id="attachment_41933" align="aligncenter" width="352"] Source : Facebook[/caption] Protesters clashed with police at Dillard University while former Ku Klux Klan member David Duke, who's running for U.S. Senate,…

Colin Kaepernick Starts Black Panther Inspired Youth Camp Aimed At Teaching Kids To Stand Up For Their Rights
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Civil & Human Rights
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Colin Kaepernick Starts Black Panther Inspired Youth Camp Aimed At Teaching Kids To Stand Up For Their Rights

UV - November 1, 2016

Colin Kaepernick has taken his protests to another level by starting a youth camp inspired by the Black Panthers. During his team’s bye week, the San Fransisco…

T.I. Highlights Police Brutality With New Video WarZone
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Civil & Human Rights
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T.I. Highlights Police Brutality With New Video WarZone

Yvonne - September 17, 2016

T.I. is standing up to the hashtag "All Lives Matter" with his new compelling video, "War Zone". In the video, the rapper's plot is having black police…

DC Cop Yokes Up Female School Teacher After Allegedly Assuming She Was A Prostitue
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Civil & Human Rights
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DC Cop Yokes Up Female School Teacher After Allegedly Assuming She Was A Prostitue

UV - August 18, 2016

[caption id="attachment_41290" align="aligncenter" width="860"] Photo by @MacandCheeks via Twitter[/caption] Video footage of a Washington, D.C. police officer yoking up a black female teacher has gone viral. The…

Charges dismissed in Durham police viral video case
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Civil & Human Rights
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Charges dismissed in Durham police viral video case

UV - August 13, 2016

Charges have been dropped against a Durham woman and others who claimed harassment, excessive force and racial bias after police entered their home in April. In April,…

Prosecutor Officially Throws Out Dion Harrell’s Conviction
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Prosecutor Officially Throws Out Dion Harrell’s Conviction

UV - August 3, 2016

On Wednesday the Monmouth County Prosecutor has officially thrown out the conviction of rape against Dion Harrell.  At 22 years old, in 1988, Dion Harrell was charged…

Disturbing Video Released of Jail Staff Strangling Darius Robinson To Death
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Civil & Human Rights
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Disturbing Video Released of Jail Staff Strangling Darius Robinson To Death

UV - July 29, 2016

In April, 41-year-old Darius Robinson was jailed after he failed to pay child support. While he was in jail, he reportedly became agitated because he was experiencing…