Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Tag: Philando Castile

Public Responds to Minneapolis Handing Out $20M...

The city of Minneapolis on Friday awarded the family of an Australian woman who was shot and killed by an on-duty police...

Mother of Philando Castile Donates $8K to...

Three years since Philando Castile was shot and killed by a Minneapolis-area police officer, his mother is making a major donation to...

‘Not Reaching!’: Woman Develops Pouch Aimed at...

After the police shooting death of Philando Castile, a Washington woman made it her mission to save Black lives during traffic stops. "Someone has got...

The Real ‘Blexit’ Founder Speaks Out After Candace...

When conservative Candace Owens called on Black Democrats to ditch the party and join the GOP under the name "Blexit," a backlash ensued when it became...

D.L. Hughley Describes the Most Questionable Advice...

Comedian D.L. Hughley stopped by MSNBC's "Morning Joe" this week to share some of the questionable advice Black folks have received from the likes...

How Megyn Kelly’s Battle with D.L. Hughley...

Megyn Kelly deserves the thanks for comedian and activist D.L. Hughley's latest book.

Activist Who Was Outspoken About Police Shooting...

A Minneapolis activist who touched the lives of many was shot and killed steps from the front door of his mother's home. Now, authorities are...

New Documentary Looks At Images That Propelled...

NEW YORK (AP) — Gruesome images of a lynched Emmett Till were seared into the minds of many black Americans in 1955 and helped...

Philando Castile Charity Wipes Out Lunch Debt...

Philando Castile's memory continues to live on as his charity wipes out lunch debt for children in the Minnesota school district where he worked. Castile,...

Philando Castile’s Mother Blasts NRA Head for...

The mother of Philando Castile is fired up over the chief of the National Rifle Association. Valerie Castile believes Wayne LaPierre is a hypocrite for remaining...

Inspired by Generosity of Philando Castile, St....

Those in the St. Paul, Minn., community remember late school cafeteria supervisor Philando Castile as someone who was always ready to help, especially when...

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...

Pot-Smoking White Moms Draw the Ire of...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0D2AKNP9Eo A wave of backlash pointing out the disparity between Black Americans being arrested for using marijuana while a group of California mothers is celebrated...

BLM Activists Disrupt Minnesota Pride Parade to Protest Inclusion...

The 2017 Twin Cities Pride Festival was off to a great start this weekend, as over 150,000 people packed downtown Minneapolis to celebrate the...

Philando Castile Family Reaches Nearly $3M Settlement...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mother of Philando Castile, a Black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last year, has reached a nearly $3...

Trevor Noah Says of the Dashcam Video...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wqgz7kRGVxg Trevor Noah has unleashed his outrage at the jury that last week acquitted Officer Geronimo Yanez in the killing of Philando Castile amid the release...

Black Gun Owners Worried by Acquittal In...

Gerry Martin isn't sure he will ever tell a police officer during a traffic stop that he has a concealed-weapon permit — and possibly...

Juror Admits Decision to Acquit Ex-Cop for...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The world learned of Philando Castile's death through a grim livestream launched by his girlfriend seconds after Castile was...

Jury In Philando Castile Killing Asks to...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A jury weighing the fate of a Minnesota police officer charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of a...

Cop’s Testimony: ‘I Was Scared,’ Had No...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota police officer charged in the death of a black motorist testified Friday that the man was pulling...

Numerous Conflicting Reports Between Officers, Paramedics Shed...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota police officer who fatally shot a Black motorist told a supervisor on the scene that he didn't...