Tag Archives: Racism

College official accuses black student of harassment because he’s waiting to see his advisor

A Kennesaw State University student’s encounter with an academic advisor garnered attention online and sparked discussion about prejudice in academic settings after he was accused of harassment while allegedly trying to speak to her in person after other planned meetings … Continue reading

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Officer #MichaelSlager recorded laughing after #WalterScott execution

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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.

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#Ferguson Police Chief Resigns

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson, one of the city’s most public faces in the aftermath of teenager Michael Brown’s killing in August, plans to resign from office in the wake of a blistering Justice Department report … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, News, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 65 Comments

Selma 50th Anniversary

Legislation removed barriers that had prevented black people from voting. Millions joined voting rolls across the country, and thousands went on to win elections to offices in city halls, state legislatures, Congress, and, eventually, the White House. Rep. John Lewis, … Continue reading

Posted in Black History, Celebrations, Civil Rights, Current Events, Democracy, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, History, Human Rights, Jim Crow laws, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Politics, Racism, Voting Rights Act | Tagged , , , , , , , | 157 Comments

DOJ Ferguson Police Report

AG Eric Holder Press Conference

Posted in Civil Rights, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 93 Comments

Ferguson official on President Obama: ‘What black man holds a steady job for four years’

The officials in Ferguson are evilness sent from hell to terrorize black people.  It’s a way of life for them. Robbing black people blind, corruption, police brutality and murder. Disband both Ferguson and St Louis County police departments and start new to build trust.  Trust with the … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Civil Rights, Corruption, Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, President Obama, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 43 Comments