Video of Kajieme Powell Refutes Police Claims Following Shooting

Every 28 hours a black person is killed by police. Video has surfaced of the shooting of Kajaime Powell of St Louis, who on Tuesday was killed by St Louis police officers following an incident in which Powell, 25, robbed a convenience store of two Red Bull sodas and a Honeybun and the video seems to refute the police… » 8/21/14 9:13am Thursday 9:13am

In the Aftermath of Ferguson, Stay Angry and Stay Woke

The band of trigger-happy chickens running the Ferguson Police Department finally released the name of the officer who gunned down unarmed 18-year-old Mike Brown. But we can't let one halfassed gesture of goodwill erase what has happened in the past week. We need to stay angry, and stay woke. » 8/15/14 7:18pm 8/15/14 7:18pm

Ferguson: They've Done Outrageous Shit Before

For all the people (not here) suggesting that it's the witnesses, and not the cops, who are lying, they should really read this story. He was falsely arrested and beaten in his cell, and when they realized they had nothing to charge him with, they charged him with destruction of property - for bleeding on their… » 8/15/14 2:09pm 8/15/14 2:09pm

Natives Sued by School for Protesting Thanksgiving "Celebrations"

In November of 2012 the Maria Montessori School of San Diego sent a letter to us, requesting that our two children of Oglala Lakota and Lumbee Native American heritage and students of the school, to stay home from school for four days. During the four days the school hosted Thanksgiving Day activities that were…

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Only black child in Newfoundland community faces racism, backlash for…

This week, national media reported on Torrence Collier, an 11-year-old in Westport, Newfoundland who has had to transfer schools because of the extreme and racist bullying he has endured in his community. Torrence is the only black child in the community. The bullying at his school was so bad that he was under… » 6/15/14 6:47pm 6/15/14 6:47pm