It’s not a few lone wolves, the system is filled with racist officers. Denial gains us nothing.
Dwayne Bryant uses events from his past to teach black students strategies for interacting with police, while challenging law enforcement to rethink their approach to community policing.
The US election should have your full attention and this is why.
What steps can we take to work toward equality for all men?
“Largest death toll of police officers since 9/11.”“Worst mass shooting since 9/11.” What is our fascination with these milestones? Every time another tragedy occurs we memorialize it as a milestone in our nation’s history.“More gun related deaths than any other country.““Worst mass shooting in our nation’s history.“ Are these the milestones we want to mark?Milestones are supposed…
Almost every moment in life has its own power equation.
Jody Allard on the terrors of being anything but white in America.
More than a year after the fatal officer-involved shooting of Mr. Jerame Reid, FBI and New Jersey US Attorney set to investigate.—It was bit difficult today for Mr. Walter Hudson, an activist and Chairman of the National Awareness Alliance, to get excited about the news that the F.B.I and the New Jersey U.S. Attorney will…
Ms. Patrice Cullors and Ms. Opal Tometi, during the 15th Annual MLK Lecture in Social Justice at the University of Pennsylvania, detailed the movement’s do’s and don’ts.
If we are serious about reducing unnecessary police violence, we need to acknowledge the gendered aspects of police misuse of power.
Two consecutive years with the same brutal narrative, compounded with America’s widely acknowledged history of brutality against black bodies, is not a track record deserving the benefit of the doubt, let alone calmness and diplomacy.
When all you need for an adrenaline rush is to get pulled over when you have dark skin.
Blacks may live on the same planet as the perceived dominant race, but the worlds they navigate couldn’t be more different.The large room with windows facing a busy Philadelphia street in the building which houses the City’s largest news operation was, but only for a second or two, silent; then ensued brief inaudible mumbling followed…
Having mental health issues should not increase your chances of dying a violent death at the hands of police. But the statistics show that it does.
Why are the stories of brutality against black women being ignored? Is it ignorance, discomfort, or something wors
Sometimes, the clarity with which kids see things is heartbreaking.