Saturday, September 21, 2019

Tag: rev. al sharpton

NYPD Officer Faces May Trial in Eric...

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police officer accused in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man will face an NYPD...

Omarosa Claims Trump Wants to Start a...

The feud between Omarosa Manigault-Newman and President Donald Trump is heating up after the ousted White House aide accused the president of trying to...

Teyana Taylor Will Make Sure Women Beaten...

Singer Teyana Taylor is lending a helping hand to two women who were brutally beaten at a Brooklyn nail salon earlier this month, guaranteeing...

Al Sharpton Says Meek Mill Represents Victims...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rev. Al Sharpton said a broken criminal justice system is responsible for Meek Mill's imprisonment and called Monday for the judge...

Watch: Bill O’Reilly Suffers a Spectacular Stumble...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0rk79AS3_j0&feature=youtu.be On Friday's edition of the O'Reilly Factor, Fox News journalist Bill O'Reilly tackles the rising number of homicides in Chicago by proclaiming that Black Lives...

Struggle Over Media Narrative Ensues After Execution...

Police departments across the nation are taking extra precautions following the killing of two New York City police officers by a mentally troubled man...

Thousands Gather at Capitol in DC to...

A sea of thousands made their way up Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC, yesterday to collectively express their anger and grief at the Black...

Rev. Al Sharpton Says Bill Cosby Needs...

 The Rev. Al Sharpton said that embattled comedian Bill Cosby must “answer to someone” about the myriad allegations of drugging and raping women, instead...

NYC Approves $41M Settlement for Central Park...

While a judge yesterday finally approved the $41 million settlement for the five men who were wrongfully convicted of the 1989 rape and beating...

Protesters Rally in Ohio to Urge Release...

While Ferguson, Missouri, still simmers, about 200 people rallied outside an Ohio Wal-Mart over the weekend to demand that police release a surveillance video showing...

Brown is Buried in St. Louis, But...

Among the guests expected at Michael Brown's funeral in North St. Louis today are the parents of Trayvon Martin, illustrating the powerful link that...

After Garner’s Death Declared a Homicide, NYPD...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is coming under increased pressure from the New York Police Department, as the head of the police...

After Eric Garner’s Death Is Ruled a...

After the New York City medical examiner announced yesterday that Eric Garner died as a result of a chokehold, and called the Staten Island dad's...

Family, Friends, Civil Rights Leaders Give Final...

Civil rights leaders joined mourning family and friends on Wednesday at funeral services for Eric Garner, the 43-year-old father who died after he was...

NYC Settles with ‘Central Park Five’ for...

The so-called "Central Park Five"—the five young Black and Hispanic men wrongfully convicted of raping and brutally assaulting a jogger in Central Park in...

No Room for Racism in the NBA!...

After what could only be described as “repugnant,” “shameful” and a “black eye for the NBA,” a wave of public figures are responding to...

Holder Tries to Push FBI to Change...

How far can the FBI go in using race to catch suspected criminals and terrorists? Attorney General Eric Holder has been pushing the Justice Department...

Rev. Al Sharpton Responds to FBI Informant...

Rev. Al Sharpton now has a new title under his belt, according to Monday’s report by The Smoking Gun - an FBI informer. The Smoking...

Families Hold ‘Stand Your Ground’ Protest as...

Florida's controversial "stand your ground" law was the focus of a powerful protest march to the state Capitol in Tallahassee yesterday,  led by Rev....

Bill de Blasio, Married to Black Woman,...

After being ignored during eight years of Rudy Giuliani and outraged by a decade of Michael Bloomberg, New York City's black community is in...