police brutality

A viral video has sent the world in an uproar, as Minneapolis police officers were fired after they were recorded, with witnesses pleading for them to stop, kneeling on a mans neck who ended up dying.  The polices officers were fired behind the video backlash and even after the firing protesters took to the streets in anger […]

The Cuyahoga County Jail in Cleveland has been out of control lately. The Cuyahoga County Jail in Cleveland recently made headlines for all the wrong reasons after its deplorable conditions led to several suspicious inmate deaths. Now, newly released video footage was shining a brighter light on the horrific brutality inside the jail that some have described as […]

Dyma Loving demands justice. An unarmed and peaceful Florida woman violently tackled in a case of apparent unprovoked police brutality this month has lawyered up and was demanding that the officers involved be held accountable. See Also: Black Man Found Hanging In The Same Jail Where Sandra Bland Died Dyma Loving, who is Black, came forward […]

Legendary soul singer Gladys Knight is the latest person to chime in about Colin Kaepernick‘s kneel. Knight is scheduled to sing the anthem at Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta next month and had some words about Kaepernick’s ongoing protest. “I have been in the forefront of this battle longer than most of those voicing their opinions […]

Chicago police are under investigation after an incident caught on video showed a panic-stricken 10-year-old African American boy being handcuffed and detained by several officers in a case of mistaken identity. According to Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, they received a call about a young black male with a gun in the area. According to NBC Chicago, officers […]

What began as an altercation over plastic utensils at an Alabama Waffle House quickly devolved into another disgusting display of police brutality and institutionalized racism. The arrest of Chikesia Clemons, 25, has spawned outrage on the internet as a video of the ordeal has gone viral. The incident comes on the heels of a similar situation, where two […]

This was beyond painful to watch.   The murder of 23-year-old Stephon Clark by Sacramento police is still fresh in the hearts and minds of his family, friends and those throughout the country who sympathize with another young, black life lost. Understandably, the grief is still extremely raw for his brother, StevonteClark, whose tense interview with Don Lemon Wednesday was […]

He knows exactly why they cut the audio feed, he’s just attempting to protect his officers.   As the heartbreaking details continue surrounding unarmed 23-year-old Stephon Clark’s death at the hands of local police, the Sacramento Police Chief has come forward to address the questions regarding why officers turned off the audio on their body cameras during […]

Clark’s grandmother couldn’t hold back her grief and tears during the press conference.   As the freshness of 23-year-old Stephon Clark’s death still remains at the forefront of our consciousness, with many around the country protesting this latest bout of social injustice and police brutality, his family held a press conference earlier this week to […]

Not one gun was drawn.   Agroup of rioting animals were on the loose this weekend. Entitled white people who know there are no repercussions for their savagery were not only fighting each other like beastly Vikings from the Middle Ages, they were also assaulting police officers on Saturday night in Towson, Maryland, which is […]

She was shot and killed by police in her home.   On August 1, 2016, Baltimore police broke into the apartment of 23-year-old Korryn Gaines to serve her a warrant for traffic violations. Police claimed Gaines had a pistol and after an hours-long standoff they shot and killed Gaines and injured her six-year-old son. Police also claimed Gaines was pointing a […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A T-shirt line is memorializing the names of African-Americans that were shot by police, including Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy who was killed by two Cleveland police officers in 2014. The shirt series, titled “They Have Names,” was created by fashion designer Kerby Jean-Raymond for the brand Pyer Moss. Other names on the shirt series include Trayvon Martin, […]