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Police Officer William Melendez

This week Michigan Police Officer William Melendez was sentenced to 13 months to 10 years for the January 2015 beating arrest of...

Van Dyke -- cop who murdered McDonald in cold blood

This week evidence emerged that certain members of the Chicago Police Department have engaged in damaging dash...

Marian Wright Edelman

Sarah is three years old. She and her six-year-old brother, Bryce, are inseparable except when it’s time for him to visit the summer food...

Residents in North Carolina are attempting to take the state to court over a new voter ID law.

They argue that the new law was designed to specifically counteract the minority vote which...

Remember how judge and prosecutor moved venue of King trial? It's all politics, reader says.

With respect to "...

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Congressman Bobby Rush (D-Ill.) is pushing for a congressional panel to address the systematic epidemic of police violence against Black people in...

Donald Trump -- he thrives when people don't have courage to speak their convictions

How is racism practiced on your job or in your presence?

Over 30 years...

Dr. King Spoke Truth To Power

To The Editor: Marc Morial usually talks about things of little relevance to solving our problems but in "...

Judge Joseph Golia -- now retired


The circumstances of the highly suspicious death of mortgage fraud victim and anti-corruption whistleblower Sunny Sheu were...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said: “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?'”

There is no shortage of words in the English language to describe Dr...

Loretta Lynch

THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES, LORETTA E. LYNCH, TO DELIVER THE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK’S (NAN) ANNUAL KING DAY...

 

President Obama spoke movingly about the lives shattered by America’s gun violence epidemic on January 5 as he announced a...

Officer Michael Birch

 A 16-year veteran on the New York Police Department (NYPD) in a lawsuit claims he's endured retaliation...

In 2015, 71 journalists were killed in direct relation to their work, making it the fourth deadliest year since the Committee to Protect Journalists began keeping...

[Immigration]

In response to the Obama Administration’s series of home raids aimed at arresting, detaining and deporting young mothers and their children back to Central...

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