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‘Uncode’ Series Seeks to ‘Undo the Miseducation’...

For the creators of "Uncode," a series that showcases stories of the Black experience, being selected for the 41st annual Atlanta Film Festival can...

Three Actions NYC Mayor and Other Public...

In the weeks since Donald Trump won the presidential election and assumed office, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has sought every opportunity...

Study: Misperceptions About Black Men’s Size, Strength...

White people perceive young African-American men to be heavier, stronger and more dangerous than young white men of similar size, according to a newly...

New Video Disputes Police Version of Events...

Protests erupted again in Ferguson, Mo., after new surveillance footage was released of the night 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot three years ago. The clip,...

Samuel L. Jackson Thinks Black American Actors...

https://youtu.be/6r3NDSUZkhM?t=26m Samuel L. Jackson has clarified his statements after he was criticized for seeming to take issue with Black British actors in American roles. The BAFTA...

Jeff Sessions Believes Jobs of Police Need...

According to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the police aren't to blame for their lack of effectiveness. Rather, it's all the fault of disrespectful...

Stop-and-Frisk: What To Expect Under Trump’s Administration...

Welcome to the dystopian reality that is Trump's America. Muslim people are barred from entering the country, the Dakota Access pipeline is forcefully built...

Paris Anti-Police Protests Rage On After Officer...

Anti-police protests in Paris turned violent Wednesday night, Feb. 15, marking the second week of fiery demonstrations sparked by the alleged rape of a...

Recently Uncovered FBI Report Reveals Long History...

White supremacists are infiltrating police departments around the country, drawing concern in the Trump era of white nationalism and reflecting a long history of...

Trump’s ‘Law & Order’ State Will Provide...

Last week, the district attorney's office in Los Angeles announced that they will not prosecute two officers who shot and killed a young Black...

DA Says Cops Justified In Shooting, Killing...

Los Angeles County prosecutors on Tuesday, Jan. 24, declined to file criminal charges against two Los Angeles police officers who shot and killed a...

Study Shows Deep Racial Divide on How...

Protesters and police officers seemingly have one thing in common, according to a new survey: Both agree that bad cops aren't held accountable by...

Why Black Cops Are Dangerous to Black...

A soon-to-be-released study set to publish next month in Public Administration Review titled "Will More Black Cops Matter?" reveals something that may be counter-intuitive...

Disturbing Footage Shows Teen Lying Limp After...

Yet another disturbing video has emerged of a school resource officer using excessive force against a female student half his size. A nine-second video clip...

Jesse Williams Disappointed in ‘Empty,’ ‘Vapid’ Criticism...

Actor and activist Jesse Williams is discussing the circumstances surrounding his incredible BET Awards speech for the first time and detailing his future goals. In...

San Francisco Police Union Sues for Right...

The union representing San Francisco police officers has filed a lawsuit blocking the newly established use-of-force policy that prevents officers from using chokeholds or...

#StayWoke: 20 Celebs Who Refused to Remain...

John Legend's Politics Go Beyond His Work Singer John Legend has made a splash by speaking out on the Black Lives Matter movement. After the...

Relieving White Guilt: The Expectation That Black...

After an act of violence is committed against a member of a Black family, a mother, a father or a grieving relative is trotted...

Lawyers for Cop Who Killed Philando Castile...

Lawyers for the Minnesota policeman who fatally shot Philando Castile over the summer want the charges against him dropped, blaming Castile's negligence for the incident...

Adele Hoped to ‘Send a Message’ on...

Actor Tristan Wilds' role in British pop singer Adele's "Hello" music video was no accident. The video's director, Xavier Dolan, revealed the singer purposely...

Sole Black Juror Says Media ‘Misconstrued’ Letter...

    In an exclusive interview with NBC's "Today" on Thursday, Dec. 8, the jury foreman involved in the mistrial of former police officer Michael Slager's...