Tag Archives: #BlackLivesMatter

Friday Open Thread | Two Tweets. Same Day. Amerikkka.

The way they do our lives….

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Thursday Open Thread | #BettyShelby found not guilty in death of Terrence Crutcher

A crowd gathered outside the courtroom after a jury found Tulsa police Officer Betty Shelby not guilty of first-degree manslaughter in the shooting death of Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man, last year. “Bring her out,” the crowd yelled, referring … Continue reading

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Watch the rage: Officer Zachary Rosen stomps on black man’s head

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Columbus police officer who was seen on video kicking a suspect in the head Saturday morning was identified as one of the officers involved in the shooting death of Henry Green last year. According to Columbus … Continue reading

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AG Sessions: Justice Dept. to “pull back” on suing police depts. over violating civil rights of minorities

Racist scum, Jeff Sessions, traded his pointed hood for a suit and tie. Taney’s law in full effect: “Blacks have no rights which the white man is bound to respect” and Jeff Sessions will make sure the lives of Blacks … Continue reading

Posted in African Americans, Black Lives Matter, Civil Rights, Current Events, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police violence, Racial Oppression, Racial Profiling, racial terror, Uncategorized, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

In Loving Memory of Trayvon Martin

We honor the life of Trayvon Martin and his family. We stand in solidarity with Sybrina & Tracy Martin as they continue to fight for justice with passion and grace. Trayvon Martin was stalked and gunned down like an animal … Continue reading

Posted in Black Lives Matter, discrimination, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Justice for Trayvon Martin, Murder, News, Open Thread, racial terror, Racism, Tribute, Violence, White Supremacy | Tagged , , | 19 Comments

#MichaelSlager Trial | Verdict Watch

In closing arguments this afternoon in the state trial of former police officer Michael Slager, who is accused of murdering an unarmed black man in South Carolina, the defense blasted the media for creating what was described as a false … Continue reading

Posted in Black Lives Matter, crime, Criminal Justice, Current Events, Department of Justice, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Walter Scott, Murder, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police violence, Racial Oppression, Racial Profiling, racial terror, Racism, Violence, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 163 Comments

Prosecutors charge cop who killed Philando Castile — then still give him special treatment

For 20 minutes, Ramsey County, Minn., District Attorney John Choi eloquently, compassionately and thoroughly explained why his office chose to charge St. Anthony Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez in the shooting death of Philando Castile. For the first time we learned … Continue reading

Posted in Black Lives Matter, crime, Current Events, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, JusticeForPhilandoCastile, MANSLAUGHTER, News, Police bruality, Police violence, Racial Oppression, Racial Profiling, racial terror, Racism, Violence, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments