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Sybrina Fulton Shares 29th Birthday Message To Trayvon Martin After 12th Annual ‘Trayvon Martin Peace Walk And Talk’ In Miami

It has been just under 12 years since Trayvon Martin was shot and killed after being stalked by George Zimmerman, and his mother and demonstrators are keeping his memory alive. Source: Jason Armond / Getty   On Saturday, crowds gathered in Miami Gardens, Florida, for the 12th annual Trayvon Martin Peace Walk and Talk, which … Read moreSybrina Fulton Shares 29th Birthday Message To Trayvon Martin After 12th Annual ‘Trayvon Martin Peace Walk And Talk’ In Miami

Breonna Taylor’s Mom Praises Niecy Nash For Shouting Out Her Daughter During Emmys Speech

Listen, we’ve been giving Niecy Nash-Betts her well-deserved flowers for her recent Emmy Award win, but we haven’t said enough about what a real one she is for shouting out over-policed Black women like Breonna Taylor and Sandra Bland during her acceptance speech. Source: Gilbert Flores / Getty Her gesture even caught the attention of … Read moreBreonna Taylor’s Mom Praises Niecy Nash For Shouting Out Her Daughter During Emmys Speech

Ta’Kiya Young: Grand Jury To Decide If Ohio Cop Will Be Charged For Killing Pregnant Black Woman Accused Of Shoplifting

There’s an update to report on the case of a pregnant Black woman who was killed by an Ohio police officer. Source: Tetra Images / Getty Last August, 21-year-old Ta’Kiya Young was shot and killed by a police officer in Blendon Township, Ohio, after she was suspected of stealing bottles of alcohol from a Kroger. The … Read moreTa’Kiya Young: Grand Jury To Decide If Ohio Cop Will Be Charged For Killing Pregnant Black Woman Accused Of Shoplifting

Far From Finished: 2 More Men Buried In Mississippi Pauper’s Field Just Like #DexterWade Without Family’s Knowledge, DOJ Called To Investigate

Not again… Source: Gerd Harder / Getty In October, we reported on the tragic and egregious story of Dexter Wade. His mother, Bettersten Wade, had lost contact with the 37-year-old and wasn’t informed that he was killed after being hit by a police car until several months after the fact. Dexter was buried in an … Read moreFar From Finished: 2 More Men Buried In Mississippi Pauper’s Field Just Like #DexterWade Without Family’s Knowledge, DOJ Called To Investigate

Justice Denied: Grand Jury Decides Mississippi Cop Who Shot 11-Year-Old Aderrien Murry Won’t Be Charged

Here we go again… Apparently, it was obvious enough that Indianola, Mississippi, police officer  Sgt. Greg Capers had done wrong when he responded to a domestic disturbance by shooting an unarmed 11-year-old Black boy in the chest that Capers was suspended without pay for what he did. Somehow, however, it wasn’t as obvious to a … Read moreJustice Denied: Grand Jury Decides Mississippi Cop Who Shot 11-Year-Old Aderrien Murry Won’t Be Charged

Attorney Says ‘Race Played Role’ In Sentencing Of Black Child For Public Urination, 10-Year-Old Gets Probation, Ordered To Write Kobe Bryant Book Report

One thing to know about police—they just don’t have any qualms about criminalizing Black children. We saw this in 202, when police officers in Aurora, Colorado, put children, the youngest of whom was 6, in handcuffs and laid them on the ground face-down after pulling over the SUV they were riding in, which they suspected was … Read moreAttorney Says ‘Race Played Role’ In Sentencing Of Black Child For Public Urination, 10-Year-Old Gets Probation, Ordered To Write Kobe Bryant Book Report

Minneapolis Judge Vacates Sentence Of Black Man Who Spent Nearly 20 Years In Prison For Murder He Didn’t Commit

A Minneapolis man who was wrongfully convicted in 2005 is finally free. Marvin Haynes was just 17 years old when a jury convicted him of first-degree murder for the 2004 killing of Randy Harry Sherer at a flower shop in Minneapolis. On Monday, Hennepin County Judge William Koch signed an order vacating Haynes’ conviction after … Read moreMinneapolis Judge Vacates Sentence Of Black Man Who Spent Nearly 20 Years In Prison For Murder He Didn’t Commit

Forth Worth To Pay Atatiana Jefferson’s Nephew $3.5 Million Settlement After He Witnessed Aunt’s Police-Involved Killing

The 2019 killing of Atatiana Jefferson by a Fort Worth, Texas, police officer—who was subsequently found guilty of manslaughter and sentenced to more than 11 years in prison—was one of the most egregious instances of cops killing Black people for no discernable reason that we’ve seen, at least in the last handful of years.   … Read moreForth Worth To Pay Atatiana Jefferson’s Nephew $3.5 Million Settlement After He Witnessed Aunt’s Police-Involved Killing

Until You Do Right…Clown Shoed Sycophant Daniel Cameron Loses Kentucky Gubernatorial Race, Breonna Taylor Justice Botcher Beat By Beshear

Let’s all say a prayer for Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron. Cameron worked damn hard keeping his tap-dancing shoes tied tight and shucking ‘n jiving his way into the hearts of MAGA America. He has served diligently as one of the GOP’s leading seat-at-the-table-ologists by representing Sunken Place America almost as well as he represents … Read moreUntil You Do Right…Clown Shoed Sycophant Daniel Cameron Loses Kentucky Gubernatorial Race, Breonna Taylor Justice Botcher Beat By Beshear

#RiverfrontRumble Repercussions: 2 Anglo-Aggressors Sentenced After Malevolent Montgomery Mayhem

Two of the white defendants involved in the iconic moment in contemporary Black history, the Montgomery Riverfront brawl, received their (predictably very light) sentences Friday, months after the malevolent mayo mayhem went viral. Source: Montgomery Police Department / Montgomery Police Department According to CNN, 48-year-old Richard Roberts pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault for his part in … Read more#RiverfrontRumble Repercussions: 2 Anglo-Aggressors Sentenced After Malevolent Montgomery Mayhem

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