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Warner Bros. Apparently Wants to Develop Michael...

Warner Bros. is reportedly bringing the story of Michael Brown to the big screen and not everyone is thrilled, believing it is simply exploitative. Brown...

Ferguson Activist from Iconic Photo Found Dead...

Ferguson, Mo., activist Edward Crawford, 27 was found dead in his car Thursday, May 5, from a gunshot wound. Crawford was captured in this iconic...

The Rise and Spectacular Fall of the...

Black political leadership in St. Louis is weak. They are hell bent on subscribing to ageism, patriarchy, classism as governing mechanisms for our city....

Children’s Book Sugar Coats Horrific Events of...

Children's Book Sugar Coats Horrific Events of 2014 Ferguson Unrest: 'Some People Were Meaner Than Mean'A children's book about 2014's deadly events in Ferguson, Missouri...

#JusticeForJamarClark: Feds Will Not Bring Charges Against...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W0hqYAac-R8   CBS Minnesota reports that federal investigators will not bring civil rights charges against officers Mark Ringgenberg and Dustin Schwarze. In a news conference today, United...

Minneapolis BLM Activists, NAACP Demand to Reopen...

Black Lives Matter activists in Minneapolis and the NAACP have demanded that a special prosecutor reopen the shooting case of 24-year-old Jamar Clark, who...

Protests Erupt after Announcement of No Charges...

Peaceful protests broke out in Minneapolis last night after Hannepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced that cops involved in the shooting death of handcuffed...

Missouri Judge: ‘Ferguson’ Law Designed to Stop...

Why would a Missouri court strike down a post-Ferguson law designed to stop cities from abusing its citizens with excessive fines?  The law, which...

Minnesota Officers Who Shot #JamarClark Will Not...

Two Minneapolis police officers will not be charged in the November shooting death of 24-year-old Jamar Clark, an unarmed Black man. Atlanta Black Star initially...

Prosecutor in Jamar Clark Police Shooting Decides...

Attorney Mike Freeman told news outlets Wednesday that he will not convene a grand jury to decide whether to charge two Minneapolis police officers...

On 18-Month Anniversary of Michael Brown’s Death,...

Ferguson City Council is Set to Vote on Consent Decree with the Federal Government, Justice for Black People Hangs In the Balance On the 18-month...

With a Year Left in Office, People...

With less than a year left in office, people have begun speculating as to what President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle will do...

Ferguson Teenage Protester Unfairly Sentenced To Eight...

Eight years for arson? Is that really justice? With supporters inside and outside of the courtroom cheering for him, none could suppress their outrage when...

‘Power Concedes Nothing Without a Demand’: Does...

Is there an attempt to pacify Black protest?  In the face of white supremacy, a movement led by young Black people, particularly Black women,...

#Justice4Jamar: Activists Shut Down Major Highway, Demand...

  The execution-style shooting death of a reportedly unarmed, handcuffed, 24-year-old Black man by police, has signs of becoming a new Ferguson, as the community...

Lawsuit Says Another Missouri City Was Funding...

When Michael Brown died at the hands of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, it revealed racial tensions in the Missouri town. A Justice Department...

President Obama Plays it Safe During Police...

President Obama walked a fine line during the International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference Tuesday in Chicago. During his speech at the event,...

FBI Director Says Lack of System for...

Since the 2014 officer-involved shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, community activists have been calling for federal accountability and oversight into...