Category Archives: Justice

Video | Senate Hearings for the Nomination of Loretta Lynch for Attorney General of the United States

Loretta Lynch to pledge fresh start with Congress By Seung Min Kim 1/28/15 8:02 AM EST Much of her opening remarks, which are Lynch’s first chance to publicly introduce herself to Congress, will take a personal tone. Lynch, the daughter … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And Thank You.

Today is the official celebration of the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The Google Doodle from today, and the explanation behind it. Roxbury artist creates Google Doodle for MLK Day By Linda Matchan GLOBE STAFF JANUARY 19, … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Freedom, Inspiration, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice | Tagged , , , , , | 55 Comments

Photos: Dr Martin Luther King’s 1965 #Selma March

Hat tip Essence

Posted in Black History, Civil Rights, Democracy, Freedom, History, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Open Thread, Racism, Voting Rights, Voting Rights Act | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Darren Wilson Grand Juror Sues Prosecutor Bob McCulloch

A grand juror is suing St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch in an effort to speak out on what happened in the Darren Wilson case. Under typical circumstances, grand jurors are prohibited by law from discussing cases they were involved … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Protests, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Justice Department Selects First Indian Country Legal Fellow

Charisse Arce was recently chosen by Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., from a large pool of highly talented and qualified individuals, as the first Gaye L. Tenoso Indian Country Legal Fellow. Arce of Bristol Bay, will serve a three-year … Continue reading

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#Ferguson: The Smoking Gun exposes #witness40 as a fraud

The Smoking Gun has the goods on #witness40, Sandra McElroy,  a 45-year-old St. Louis resident. The woman is off the chain. The Darren Wilson Grand Jury wasn’t #witness40 first rodeo. She also inserted herself into the high profile case of Shawn Hornbeck.  The … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Current Events, Gun Violence, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , | 36 Comments

Photo Gallery: #Justice4All March

Posted in Current Events, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Eric Garner, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Photos, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 58 Comments