Sunday, June 24, 2018

Tag: Black Lives Matter

UK Police Officer to Black Man: ‘You’d...

A U.K. police officer has been placed on administrative duty after he was caught on camera telling a Black man, "You'd be the first...

Documents Prove Police Illegally Surveiled BLM Activists,...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=ZhcCEAwdoXU A group of Black Lives Matter activists in Clarkstown, N.Y., is suing the town and chief of police over claims of racial profiling and...

Does the Fraternal Order of Police Have...

Recently, John McNesby, the president of Philadelphia chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), drew criticism for calling Black Lives Matter “a pack...

Meet the Artist Behind the Colin Kaepernick...

From avid sports fans to civil rights activists and entertainers, the political cartoon of Colin Kaepernick kneeling with his signature fro in the shape...

Looking at How Black Women Are Policed...

Earlier this summer in Bakersfield, California, Tatyana Hargrove, a 19-year-old Black woman, was riding her bicycle to a store to buy a Father’s Day...

Philly Police Union President Calls BLM Activists...

"" The president of a Philadelphia police union issued a jarring response to Black Lives Matter after activists dared to demand police accountability in the...

Sidelined, Silenced: Unsigned Kaepernick Highlights Limits of...

Discussions on why a National Football League team may or may not choose to draft or sign a player are typically not newsworthy enough...

Critics Oppose New College Course Inspired by...

A new course at San Diego State University titled "Black Minds Matter: Focus on Black Boys and Men in Education," is drawing sharp criticism from...

California Mayor Who Accused BLM of Encouraging...

The mayor of Piedmont, Calif., has resigned amid outcry over a series of controversial posts he made about Black Lives Matter, Democrats and transgender...

Black Arizona Professor Apologizes for Comments Suggesting...

A Black professor at Arizona's Grand Canyon University has been suspended following his comments suggesting that members of the Black Lives Matter movement "frankly,...

‘Run ‘Em Over!’: Portland Radio Host Fired...

A Portland sports radio host has been fired for his comments suggesting that Black Lives Matter protesters be run over by cars. Alpha Media Sports...

Singer Kat Graham On Black Lives Matter...

Singer Kat Graham's chance encounter on a flight to Atlanta led her to help create a bold new public service announcement for Black Lives Matter. The concept...

Fox News Host Inadvertently Gives BLM Some...

Video clip courtesy of Media Matters. The day after a white nationalist rally left one woman dead and several counter-protesters injured in Charlottesville, Va., over...

New Poll Suggests Surveyed Voters View ‘Black-on-Black...

Since 2012, Black Lives Matter has fought to shed light on the racial injustices faced by Black people in America, but a majority of...

Many Learn of #SilentParade For First Time...

Friday, July 28, 2017, marked the 100-year anniversary of the Silent Parade, a demonstration where nearly 10,000 Black Americans quietly paraded down New York's...

‘Permanently Disabled’ Baton Rouge Cop Sues Black...

A lawsuit filed in federal court in Louisiana last week claims Black Lives Matter and several of its leaders are to blame for the...

Third Trial a Possibility In Ohio Case...

CINCINNATI (AP) — Amid protests and other local pressure, an Ohio prosecutor is pondering whether to try a third time to get a conviction...

Are White Gun Owners Protecting the Second...

A Black, off-duty St. Louis policeman was shot by a white colleague when he went to assist officers with an arrest. The Black officer...

As Hate Crime Attacks Increase In the...

The news has been filled with stories involving hate crimes. In Aspen, Colo., for example, a homeless man was charged with pulling a knife...

Major Standford Study Finds Black Motorist Are...

The death of Philando Castile on July 6, 2016, shined an unflattering light on the issue of police stops. Castile, who was stopped 52...

Stay ‘Woke’: Oxford Dictionary Adds the Term...

The Oxford English Dictionary has expanded its definition of "woke." The previous edition, which defined the word simply as "past tense of wake," has...