An NYPD officer is facing departmental charges for the death of Eric Garner, Taraji P. Henson won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in A Drama Series, Denzel Washington brings family on stage to accept lifetime achievement award
Officer who arrested Sandra Bland indicted for alleged perjury, Kendrick Lamar premiered a new song last night, Black female physicist wins $1,100,00 cancer research grant
President Obama takes action on gun control, D’Angelo’s Voodoo turns 16 this month. Check out this Chicago artist’s tribute to the album.
Mothers of Tamir Rice and Jordan Davis discuss justice, reform, PA Court removes lifetime employment bans for as many 200,000 people with criminal records, Jaden Smith will be the face of Louis Vuitton this summer
No indictment for the police officer who killed Tamir Rice, Tamir Rice’s family lawyer speaks out against non-indictment, Read Black Lives Matter Network statement on #JusticeforTamirRice
Black Lives Matter activists made their voices heard around the country last week, 2 Chicago families demand answers after another police killing, Listen to this previously unreleased Aaliyah song.
At least 1,152 people have been killed by police this year, Hermione to be played by a black woman in upcoming play, Mystery surrounds death of Somali-American teenager
Judge sets trial date for wrongful death of Sandra Bland, Civil Rights Activists, who helped desegregate Arkansas schools, passes away at 90 years old, In some parts of Africa and Asia 7% of the population could be cut off from social media
A coalition of Black Student Unions are calling for prison divestment, New Orleans to remove 4 Confederate statues, Serena Williams shares her story in powerful speech.
Mistrial declared in first Freddie Gray case, Baltimore police are cracking down on protesters demanding justice for Freddie Gray, Sign this petition asking State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby to “keep pursuing justice and accountability for the killing of Freddie Gray.”