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Protestors want police who killed Alton Sterling arrested

By Candace J. Semien For NNPA, The Drum BATON ROUGE — Whether it was a gathering of 300 in front of the Triple S...

KING: Introducing a 25-part series on how to reduce police brutality...

By Shaun King, nydailynews.com We have reached a saturation point with police brutality. It's real. Reasonable people know it's real and more people than ever...

Be wary of studies that deny racial bias in police shootings

By Anna Almendrala and Erin Schumaker, huffingtonpost.com Charles Kinsey. Philando Castile. Alton Sterling. Delrawn Small. Michael Brown. Conflicting narratives emerged in the aftermath of these cases of unarmed...

WNBA fines players for wearing “political” shirts

By jetmag.com The WNBA fined three of the league’s teams and their players for wearing black warm-up shirts in protest of recent police shootings. TIME reports...

Chicago student protesters vow to return in greater numbers

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Despite the rain, a group of diverse students last Thursday evening marched on the South Side at times shutting down...

The False Dichotomy Between Supporting Police or Legitimate Protest

By George E. Curry George Curry Media Columnist If Micah Xavier Johnson’s goal was to support people in Dallas who were protesting the fatal police...

NRA responds to Dallas police sniper shootings, but completely ignores Philando...

The National Rifle Association issued a statement Friday condemning the shootings in Dallas that killed five officers and wounded nine officers and civilians, expressing...

Issa Rae creates giving campaign for children of #AltonSterling; raises over...

By M. Brooks, blackdoctor.org When video began circulating of Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old Black man, being murdered by Baton Rouge, Louisiana police, many of us...

Black Lives Matter protests after Minnesota man fatally shot by officer

By Shawn Price, upi.com Protesters holding "black lives matter" signs gathered outside the governor's residence in Minnesota after an officer fatally shot a man during...

Protests erupt in Baton Rouge after police fatally shoot Black man

By Steph Solis, USA TODAY Protesters called for more demonstrations Wednesday following a night of unrest over the fatal shooting of a black man by...