· *Killings of black men by whites are far more likely to be ruled "justifiable," compared to other races. *
· *Justifiable homicides often occur when a police officer or civilian kills someone.. Business Insider
Yara Shahidi won the YoungStars Award at the 2017 BET Awards on Sunday night and delivered a speech that showed exactly why she was so deserving of the honor. The 17-year-old “Black-ish” star.. Huffington Post
The first time I was confronted with Black Fear was while watching Get Out. The movie is riveting, triggering, consuming, and all at once validating. Get Out allowed me the grace to be afraid in a.. Huffington Post
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Back in the days when this land was still infected with the disease of slavery, many African-American mothers chose to drown their children.. Huffington Post
The other day I was cleaning chicken and stopped cold when I realized there were still feathers on the piece I was handling. It hit me that this piece of flesh had at one time been a live animal. It.. Huffington Post
Tomorrow morning, a diverse coalition of North Texans will gather in downtown Dallas at the historic St. Paul United Methodist Church to march. What would compel this body to exchange a lazy Saturday.. Huffington Post
It’s happening again.
I have to write about Philando Castile, the 32-year-old black man who was shot and killed by a Minnesota police officer last July. I have to compose myself, sit at this.. Huffington Post
The city of Cleveland on Tuesday fired the police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice and suspended another officer following an independent investigation of the high-profile November.. Raw Story
CLEVELAND (AP) " The Latest on the firing of a Cleveland police officer involved in the shooting of Tamir Rice (all times local):4:10 p.m.A police union president says the firing of the white officer.. New Zealand Herald
CLEVELAND (AP) " The police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice was fired by the city of Cleveland on Tuesday, and the officer who drove the patrol car the day of the November 2014.. New Zealand Herald