Thursday, April 9, 2020

Tag: Eric Garner

Mothers Fill D.C. Streets to Honor Children...

A large group of mothers came together on Saturday  with tears in their eyes as they marched to honor the lives of the children...

In Chillingly Familiar Scene, Freddie Gray Laid...

In what has become an all-too-familiar ritual, Freddie Gray's body will be lowered into the ground today after a funeral that is taking place...

Baltimore Artist Mourns the Deaths of Unarmed...

A Baltimore artist is receiving mixed reactions to a controversial exhibition he created just outside his studio in order to mourn the recent deaths...

NY Activists’ 250-Mile March Will Take the...

Protesters in New York have kick started a march that will take activists from Staten Island to the nation's capital to further extend the call to...

Poll: A Large Majority of White People...

It's a question that gets to the heart of a community's basic level of trust of law enforcement: Do you approve of the police...

Erica Garner Continues To March For Her...

Erica Garner continues to march. Whether alone or accompanied by a thousand, Eric Garner’s daughter marches. For her father. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6...

Inkster, Mich. Pastor Promises to Shut Down...

Citizens of Inskster, a small town located outside of Detroit, are furious and want two white police officers who viciously beat a Black man...

10 More Incidents of Racism in Sororities...

Statue Noose Last April at the University of Mississippi, the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity chapter was shut down after three members hung a noose around...

Denver’s Experience Shows Police Body Cams Won’t...

In the wake of police killings of unarmed Black men in too many places across the country, there was a loud call for police...

Kansas Republican Leader Claims Obama Wants to...

While there are countless critics who contend President Obama has not done enough for Black people, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach took a...

Not Just Ferguson: ‘Scandal’’s Emotional Take on...

On the heels of the Department of Justice condemning the Ferguson Police Department’s racially discriminatory practices, Scandal bravely took on the controversial case in...

To The Surprise of No One, Justice...

In an announcement that surprised no one familiar with past Justice Department investigations of whites killing Black men, Darren Wilson was officially cleared of...

Cleveland Mayor Apologizes for ‘Insensitive’ Blaming of...

The blunders continue to pile up in the case of Tamir Rice’s death, even months after the biggest blunder of all: the killing of the...

After Failing to Charge Darren Wilson, Justice...

The highly anticipated results of the Justice Department’s investigation into the Ferguson Police Department wrought confirmation of what many already suspected: That it was...

Al Sharpton Named in Lawsuit, Accused of...

Al Sharpton’s place in the movement for justice is strange at worst, enigmatic at best, especially for someone who has been in the civil...

Missouri Lawmakers Exert Their Power to Protect...

Police body cameras were initially hailed as a savior that could solve the vexing problem of police brutality, but the protectors of the nation's...

5 Laws or Regulations That Aid Police...

License to Kill In the state where unarmed teenager Michael Brown was shot to death on the streets of Ferguson in August, Missouri allows officers...

Brooklyn DA Indicts Cop for Assaulting Unarmed...

Though it didn't work in the Eric Garner case, a cellphone video apparently has led to the indictment of a New York City police...

Occu-Evolve Protesters In NYC Not Standing for...

A group of people in New York are rallying against pro-police supporters in Staten Island, where unarmed Black man Eric Garner was killed in...