A San Diego police officer fatally shot and killed Alfred Olango, an unarmed black man who witnesses claim was mentally challenged. Reports say his sister called police for assistance because he was in mental and/or physical distress. Several eyewitnesses said the victim had his hands above his head when he was shot, but police deny […]
Jussie Smollett, Kerry Washington, Meek Mill, and many more share their outrage.
Sandra Bland‘s family has settled a wrongful death suit with officials in Waller County, Texas, for $1.9 million, reports CNN. The amount includes payment for Bland’s death as well as several changes to jail procedures, notes the report. The case became a rallying call in the push for criminal justice reform after the 28-year-old Illinois woman was […]
Detective Gordon's comments, initially reported last month shortly after the shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, marked the simmering tension between the Black community and law enforcement over police interactions.
Alicia Keys gave a moving performance during day 2 of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
One of the biggest stars in the world is speaking out about the recent racially driven shootings taking place in America. Michael Jordan has never been one to address certain issues, but the NBA legend released a statement on Monday, condemning recent violence across the United States, the shootings of African-Americans, and the targeting of […]
The inexperienced jailer confessed to Bland's lawyers that he forged jail records -- confirming he'd checked on Bland an hour before her death, when he really had not.
Due to the recent attack by and against the Louisiana police, the Baton Rouge native took to Instagram to reveal what he would do if a police officer ever harassed one of his children.
Bun B speaks with the Madd Hatta Morning Show about the recent shootings and how to solve this problem. Get The Latest Music and Entertainment News On Your Phone “There’s a war going on in these streets…we can’t go to war with the police,” Bun B says. Bun B asks “how do black people stop […]