Category Archives: Civil Rights

Baltimore YOUTH Terrorized by Cops | Stop Killing Black Americans!

On the day of Freddie Gray’s funeral, the citizens of Baltimore, especially the community where Freddie lives are not going quietly into that good ole boys in blue night. Shutting down transit, preventing our children from leaving school, throwing bricks, … Continue reading

Posted in Ametia's Rant, Breaking News, Civil Rights, Corruption, Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Gun Violence, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Freddie Gray, Media, Protests, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism, Rikyrah's Rant, SG2's Rant | Tagged , , , | 81 Comments

#FreddieGray dies after cops severed 80 percent of his spine

A man injured after being arrested by the Baltimore police died today, according to the Baltimore Sun. Freddie Gray had to undergo a double surgery on three broken vertebrae and an injured voice box on Tuesday, after he was released … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Gun Violence, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Freddie Gray, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 142 Comments

Eric Garner Lawsuit in 2007 claims #NYPD Violated Him

Hat tip Shaun King ************ It’s so cruel and humiliating what #NYPD did to #EricGarner. And then they killed him & no one is held accountable. Got damn, America!

Posted in Civil Rights, Corruption, Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Eric Garner, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Profiling, US Department of Justice | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

Walter Scott, UNARMED, was SHOT 8 times in the back & KILLED by White cop.

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Lynching, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , | 78 Comments

The John Birch Society started the ‘Support Your Local Police’

The John Birch Society opposed the Civil Rights Act of 1964, claiming it violated the Tenth Amendment to the United States Constitution and overstepped individual ‘states rights’ to enact laws regarding civil rights.

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, Democracy, Department of Justice, discrimination, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

RACIST EZ CASH! 21st Century Slavery Alive In America’s Municipal Court Systems

Amnesty for 100% of Ferguson citizens period! Hat tip:  SG2 Where’s that Ferguson cop shooter? This is why the MSM & Ferguson are SILENT about that supposedly cop shooter suspect. But don’t worry, they’re concocting another scheme to distract us … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread |Cicely Tyson Week

Happy Hump day! Hope you’re enjoying Cicely Tyson week. Now let’s get to the ROOTS! In 1977, Cicely Tyson starred as Kunta Kinte’s mother in the ground-breaking TV Mini series ROOTS.

Posted in Arts, Civil Rights, Culture, Current Events, discrimination, Heritage, History, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Media, Movies, News, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , | 71 Comments